Taxon  Report   8138 
Tripterocalyx micranthus  (Torr.) Hook.
Little sand verbena,  Smallflower sandverbena
Tripterocalyx micranthus
© 2005 James M. Andre
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Tripterocalyx micranthus
© 2005 James M. Andre
Tripterocalyx micranthus
© 2005 James M. Andre
Tripterocalyx micranthus, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California, is also found outside of California, but is confined to western North America.
CNPS Rare Plant Rank: 2B.3 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA; common elsewhere).   8th Edition

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Tripterocalyx micranthus
© 2010 Ron Wolf
Genus: Tripterocalyx
Creosote Bush Scrub
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Accepted by JEF + CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Abronia cycloptera
PLANTS: Abronia micrantha var. pedunculata
PLANTS: Abronia micrantha
PLANTS: Tripterocalyx cyclopterus
PLANTS: Tripterocalyx pedunculatus
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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 19, 2018).

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