Taxon  Report   5731 
Myosurus minimus  L.  ssp. apus  (Greene) G.R. Campbell
little mouse tail
Myosurus minimus ssp. apus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and to Baja California, to Oregon.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 3.1 (review list).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Myosurus minimus ssp. apus
© 2011 Andrew Borcher
Myosurus minimus ssp. apus
© 2005 Russell Huddleston
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Freshwater Wetlands, wetland-riparian
Habitat: vernal-pools [CNPS Inventory]
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Genus: Myosurus
Parent Record Myosurus minimus.
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Accepted by CNPS
PLANTS: accepted name: Myosurus minimus
PLANTS: accepted name: Myosurus sessilis
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Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 27, 2015).

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