Taxon  Report   6270 
Peteria thompsoniae  S. Watson
Spine noded milk vetch,  Thompson's peteria
Peteria thompsoniae
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Peteria thompsoniae, 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.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Peteria thompsoniae
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Family: FABACEAE  
Genus: Peteria
Creosote Bush Scrub
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PLANTS: Peteria nevadensis
More information about  Peteria thompsoniae
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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:   (Accessed: Oct 27, 2016).

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