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Distribution by County   6265    
Petalonyx nitidus  S. Watson
Shiny leaf sandpaper plant,   Shinyleaf sandpaper plant
Petalonyx nitidus is a perennial herb that is native to California, and also found elsewhere in western North America.
Record Count by County

Inyo: 101 Kern: 6 Mono: 8 San Bernardino: 55

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]. 2022. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: 09/24/2022).