Taxon  Report   5462 
Micropus amphibolus  A. Gray
Mount Diablo cottonseed, Mt. Diablo cottonweed
Micropus amphibolus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3.2 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Micropus amphibolus
© 2008 Aaron Arthur
Micropus amphibolus
© 2008 Aaron Arthur
Micropus amphibolus
© 2008 Aaron Arthur
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland, Mixed Evergreen Forest
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.4 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Family: ASTERACEAE  
Genus: Micropus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

PLANTS: Micropus amphibola
PLANTS: Stylocline amphiloba
CNPS + PLANTS: Stylocline amphibola
 Information about  Micropus amphibolus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (MIAM3)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

Photos on CalPhotos / Flickr / Google Images

website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 24, 2014).

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