Taxon  Report   7943 
Tetradymia stenolepis  E. Greene
Mojave cottonthorn,  Mojave horsebrush, Narrow scaled felt thorn
Tetradymia stenolepis
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Tetradymia stenolepis
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Tetradymia stenolepis
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Tetradymia stenolepis, a dicot, is a shrub that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Tetradymia stenolepis
© 2005 James M. Andre
Genus: Tetradymia
Creosote Bush Scrub, Joshua Tree Woodland
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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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]. 2017. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Dec 15, 2017).

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