Taxon  Report   7036 
Ranunculus eschscholtzii  Schltdl.  var. oxynotus  (A. Gray) Jeps.
Eschscholtz's buttercup
Ranunculus eschscholtzii var. oxynotus
© 2013 Belinda Lo
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Ranunculus eschscholtzii var. oxynotus
© 2015 Steve Matson
Ranunculus eschscholtzii var. oxynotus
© 2010 Dan Shimmon
Ranunculus eschscholtzii var. oxynotus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California.

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Ranunculus eschscholtzii var. oxynotus
© 2010 Dan Shimmon
Genus: Ranunculus
Parent Record Ranunculus eschscholtzii
Subalpine Forest, Alpine Fell-fields, wetland-riparian
Habitat: meadows
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in wetlands, occasionally in non wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
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PLANTS: Ranunculus oxynotus
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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: Aug 19, 2018).

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