University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0037408
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-281505
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-281505
Taxon: Mentzelia nitens Greene
Family: Loasaceae
Collector: Mitch Provance   517-78   
Date: 2017-05-15
Verbatim Date: 2017-5-15
Additional Collectors: Douglas Gordon-Blackwood
Locality: United States, California, San Bernardino, W margin of Lucerne Dry Lake
34.52169  -116.9755
Elevation: 893 meters (2929ft)
Habitat: Sandy soils with Larrea tridentata and Ambrosia dumosa; limestone outcrops with Erioneuron pulchellum, Oxytheca perfoliata, Mentzelia nitens, and Phacelia rotundifolia; and steep rocky granitic slopes with Larrea tridentata, Mirabilis laevis, Lycium andersonii, Salvia dorrii, and Brickellia arguta,
Notes: Uncommon yellow-flowered annual on limstone outcrop.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 1697965
Record ID: cff1cad1-de2b-4986-bbc0-d4061f7082ce
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