University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0037401
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-278109
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-278109
Taxon: Mentzelia nitens Greene
Family: Loasaceae
Collector: Ann Howald   3689   
Date: 2016-05-18
Verbatim Date: 2016-5-18
Locality: United States, California, Mono, Volcanic Tableland, Red Rock Canyon, Chidago Canyon Rd, c. 2 miles west of intersection with Fish Slough Rd.
37.66289  -118.47917
Verbatim Coordinates: T3S R32E sec29
Elevation: 1794 meters (5884ft)
Habitat: Mid-canyon, dark red Bishop tuff, with Artemisia tridentata, Atriplex canescens, Ericameria, Tetradymia axillaris, Cryptantha pterocarya, etc.
Notes: Abundant annual herb on canyon slopes; corollas shining bright yellow.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 1693950
Record ID: ee51dff9-af7e-4cd0-8720-222be2134fb1
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Sanders (
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