Taxon  Report   7340 
Sanicula tracyi  Shan & Constance
Tracy's blacksnakeroot,  Tracy's sanicle
Sanicula tracyi
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
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Sanicula tracyi
© 2014 Zoya Akulova
Sanicula tracyi
© 2007 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Sanicula tracyi, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.2 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Sanicula tracyi
© 2007 Dean Wm. Taylor, Ph.D.
Family: APIACEAE  
Genus: Sanicula
Foothill Woodland, Red Fir Forest, Yellow Pine Forest
Habitat: openings [CNPS Inventory]
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   2.1 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
More information about  Sanicula tracyi
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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 26, 2016).

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