Taxon  Report   8150 
Triteleia crocea  (Alph. Wood) E. Greene  var. modesta  (H.M. Hall) Hoover
Trinity Mountains pretty face,  yellow triteleia
Triteleia crocea var. modesta, a monocot, is a perennial herb (bulb) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.
It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

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Triteleia crocea var. modesta
© 2008 Norman Jensen
Triteleia crocea var. modesta
© 2000 John Game
Yellow Pine Forest
Genus: Triteleia
Parent Record Triteleia crocea.
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Name Status:
Accepted by CNPS + PLANTS + JM93
TJM2: accepted name: Triteleia crocea
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PLANTS: Brodiaea crocea var. modesta
PLANTS: Triteleia modesta
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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Mar 31, 2015).

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