Taxon  Report   7767 
Stebbinsoseris decipiens  (Chambers) Chambers
Santa Cruz microseris
Stebbinsoseris decipiens
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Stebbinsoseris decipiens, a dicot, is an annual 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 1B.2 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Stebbinsoseris decipiens
© 2011 Dylan Neubauer
Genus: Stebbinsoseris
Coastal Prairie, Chaparral, Mixed Evergreen Forest, Closed-cone Pine Forest, Northern Coastal Scrub
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   1.8 (weak indicator)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Accepted by TJM2 + CNPS + JM93
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CNPS: Microseris decipiens
More information about  Stebbinsoseris decipiens
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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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: May 29, 2016).

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