Taxon  Report   5349 
Malperia tenuis  S. Watson
Brown turbans,  Brownturbans
Malperia tenuis
© 2010 Larry Sward
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Malperia tenuis, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Malperia tenuis
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Genus: Malperia
Creosote Bush Scrub
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Malperia tenuis
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 21, 2016).

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