Taxon  Report   7784 
Stenotus acaulis  (Nutt.) Nutt.
Stemless mock goldenweed
Stenotus acaulis
© 2006 James M. Andre
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Stenotus acaulis
© 2005 Steve Matson
Stenotus acaulis
© 2010 James M. Andre
Stenotus acaulis, 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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Stenotus acaulis
© 2003 Christopher L. Christie
Genus: Stenotus
Sagebrush Scrub, Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
Alternate Names:
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PLANTS: Haplopappus acaulis ssp. typicus
PLANTS: Haplopappus acaulis var. glabratus
PLANTS: Haplopappus acaulis
PLANTS: Stenotus acaulis var. acaulis
PLANTS: Stenotus acaulis var. glabratus
ICPN: Stenotus acaulis var. kennedyi
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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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 20, 2018).

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