Taxon  Report   7979 
Thlaspi californicum  S. Watson  (not an active name; please see Noccaea fendleri ssp. californica)
Kneeland prairie pennycress
Thlaspi californicum
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Thlaspi californicum, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is native to California and is found only slightly beyond California borders.
It was included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list [1B.1] (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Thlaspi californicum
© 2010 Dana York
Genus: Thlaspi
Mixed Evergreen Forest, Coastal Prairie
AFFINITY to serpentine soil:   6.1 (strict endemic)   [Safford et al 2005]
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Name Status:
Accepted in JM93
TJM2 + CNPS + PLANTS accepted name: Noccaea fendleri ssp. californica
NOTE: Thlaspi californicum is not an active name in the Calflora species table.
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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]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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