University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0077352
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-98785
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-98785
Taxon: Phacelia affinis A. Gray
Family: Hydrophyllaceae
Collector: Steve Boyd   9559   
Date: 1997-04-20
Verbatim Date: 1997-4-20
Additional Collectors: A.C. Sanders, R.T. Hawke, S. Hawke, S. Hobbs, P. Hobbs
Locality: United States, California, Kern, Pleito Hills, San Emigdio Ranch, ridge on W side of Pleito Canyon, c. 4.5 air miles due north of Antimony Peak
34.94353  -119.11153
Verbatim Coordinates: T10N R21W sec22
Elevation: 1098 meters (3601ft)
Habitat: Relatively gentle ridgetop w/ deep, friable adobe soil, southerly slopes gravelly, grading into very barren areas of dark, highly weathered volcanic substrate w/ very thin soil. Ridgetop & more mesic exposures w/ open woodland of Quercus douglasii & Juniperus californica, xeric slopes more open w/ scattered Juniperus, Chrysothamnus nauseosus, Eriogonum fasciculatum polifolium, Ribes quercetorum, & Penstemon centranthifolius.
Notes: Delicate annual, fls. very small, pale pink or white. Local in semi-shade of old Juniperus californica on xeric slope.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 1477016
Record Id: 5b1754a1-abc6-485d-b4a9-563b80686387
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Sanders (
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