Taxon  Report   7041 
Ranunculus glaberrimus  Hook.  var. ellipticus  (Greene) Greene
Elliptical buttercup,  Narrow leaved smooth buttercup
Ranunculus glaberrimus var. ellipticus
© 2009 Steve Matson
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Ranunculus glaberrimus var. ellipticus
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Ranunculus glaberrimus var. ellipticus, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Ranunculus glaberrimus var. ellipticus
© 2009 Steve Matson
Genus: Ranunculus
Parent Record Ranunculus glaberrimus
Wetlands: Arid West: Equally likely to occur in wetlands and non wetlands
Mountains, Valleys and Coast: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
Toxicity: MINOR, DERMATITIS   [California Poison Control System]    
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PLANTS: Ranunculus ellipticus
PLANTS: Ranunculus glaberrimus var. buddii
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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: Sep 24, 2018).

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