Taxon  Report   5731 
Myosurus minimus  L.  ssp. apus  (Greene) G. R. Campb.
Little mouse tail
Myosurus minimus ssp. apus
© 2011 Andrew Borcher
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Myosurus minimus ssp. apus
© 2000 Greg Mason
Myosurus minimus ssp. apus
© 2005 Russell Huddleston
Myosurus minimus ssp. apus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and Baja California, Oregon.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 3.1 (review list).   8th Edition

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Myosurus minimus ssp. apus
© 2011 Andrew Borcher
Genus: Myosurus
Parent Record Myosurus minimus
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: vernal-pools
Wetlands: Occurs in wetlands
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 18, 2018).

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