Taxon  Report   3447    
Erodium brachycarpum  (Godr.) Thell.
Foothill filaree,  Short fruited filaree, Shortfruit stork's bill, White stemmed filaree
Erodium brachycarpum
© 2018 James Bailey
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Erodium brachycarpum
© 2016 John Doyen
Erodium brachycarpum
© 2010 Neal Kramer
Erodium brachycarpum, a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Erodium brachycarpum
© 2018 John Doyen
Genus: Erodium
Communities: Valley Grassland, Foothill Woodland
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Erodium obtusiplicatum
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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).