Taxon  Report   7985 
Thysanocarpus laciniatus  Nutt.
Common lace pod,  Mountain fringepod, Narrow leaved fringe pod, Narrow leaved lacepod
Thysanocarpus laciniatus
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Thysanocarpus laciniatus
© 2010 Thomas Stoughton
Thysanocarpus laciniatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Thysanocarpus laciniatus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Thysanocarpus laciniatus
© 2008 Keir Morse
Genus: Thysanocarpus
Valley Grassland, Coastal Sage Scrub, Chaparral, Yellow Pine Forest, Joshua Tree Woodland, Pinyon-Juniper Woodland
Habitat: slopes
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Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus ssp. desertorum
PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. crenatus
PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. emarginatus
PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. hitchcockii
PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. ramosus
PLANTS: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. rigidus
ICPN: Thysanocarpus laciniatus var. laciniatus
More information about  Thysanocarpus laciniatus
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]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Aug 18, 2018).

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