Taxon  Report   7986 
Thysanocarpus radians  Benth.
Fringe pod,  Ribbed fringepod, Showy fringe pod
Thysanocarpus radians
© 2001 George W. Hartwell
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Thysanocarpus radians
© 2011 George Jackson
Thysanocarpus radians
© 2007 Neal Kramer
Thysanocarpus radians, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California and is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.

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Thysanocarpus radians
© 2004 Carol W. Witham
Genus: Thysanocarpus
Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
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Accepted by JEF + PLANTS + JM93
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ICPN: Thysanocarpus radians var. montanus
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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: Jul 19, 2018).

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