University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0037402
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-278123
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-278123
Taxon: Mentzelia nitens Greene
Family: Loasaceae
Collector: Ann Howald   3616   
Date: 2016-05-09
Verbatim Date: 2016-5-9
Locality: United States, California, Mono, Fish Slough, Fish Slough Rd, c. 3.8 miles north of the intersection with Five Bridges Rd.
37.47294  -118.41025
Verbatim Coordinates: T5S R32E sec36
Elevation: 1291 meters (4234ft)
Habitat: Base of east-facing rocky hillside, Bishop tuff, with Sarcobatus vermiculatus, Atriplex confertifolia, Psorothamnus sp., Mentzelia spp., Cryptantha spp., etc.
Notes: Common annual herb, petals shining yellow with orange at base.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 1693915
Record ID: c2b3f4c9-8d8c-4b77-ad1a-3bdbef3f78dc
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Sanders (
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