Taxon  Report   6073 
Parnassia parviflora  DC.
Small flower parnassia
Parnassia parviflora
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Parnassia parviflora, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 2B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Parnassia parviflora
© 2012 Dylan Neubauer
Family: PARNASSIACEAE   (PLANTS: SAXIFRAGACEAE)
Genus: Parnassia
Community:
wetland-riparian
Wetlands:Occurs almost always under natural conditions in wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + JM93
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TJM2: Parnassia palustris var. parviflora
More information about  Parnassia parviflora
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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: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Aug 30, 2016).

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