Taxon  Report   5757 
Nama dichotomum  (Ruiz Lopez & Pavon) Choisy  var. dichotomum 
Forked purple mat
Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
© 2011 James M. Andre
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Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
© 2011 Keir Morse
Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
© 2011 Keir Morse
Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Nama dichotomum var. dichotomum
© 2013 Don Davis
Genus: Nama
Parent Record Nama dichotomum
Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
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Name Status:
Accepted by ICPN + JM93
CNPS accepted name: Nama dichotoma var. dichotoma
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 19, 2018).

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