Taxon  Report   2011    
Chorispora tenella  (Pall.) DC.
Chorispora tenella
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
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CalPhotos / Calflora
Chorispora tenella
© 2008 Gary A. Monroe
Chorispora tenella
© 2001 CDFA
Chorispora tenella, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

Interactive Distribution Map

Observation Hotline
(observation details)

point, line, or polygon

one or more occurrences
within a 7.5-minute quadrangle

Plant Characteristics
and Associations

Bloom Period
Chorispora tenella
© 2015 Debra L. Cook
Genus: Chorispora
Communities: agricultural weed

Habitat: disturbed

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 16, 2019).