California Botanic Garden Herbarium
Catalog #: RSA0120861
Occurrence ID (GUID): 87228f61-a97c-4804-9a21-4984214305d2
Secondary Catalog #: 863699
Taxon: Mentzelia nitens Greene
Family: Loasaceae
Type Status: Not type
Collector: Duncan S. Bell   9351   
Date: 2016-04-17
Verbatim Date: 2016-4-17
Locality: United States, California, San Bernardino County, The Sawtooth Mountains on the Pioneertown Mountains Preserve; central section of the range, approximately 2 air miles east of Chaparrosa Peak.
34.14745  -116.53092
Elevation: 1371 meters (4497ft)
Habitat: Rugged boulder hills. Scattered in small gravely drainages between boulder piles.
Associated Species: Burnt Pinus monophylla, Juniperus californica and Yucca brevifolia and with with Quercus cornelius-mulleri, Nolina parryi, Yucca schidigera, Senegalia greggii, Eriogonum fasciculatum, Prunus fasciculatus, Scuttelaria mexicana, Ericameria linariafolia, Opuntia basilaris, Galium angustifolium, Gutierrezia microcephala, Stephanomeria pauciflora, Eriodictyon trichocalyx, Eriophyllum confertiflorum, Emmenanthe penduliflora, Salvia columbaraie and many other annual wildflowers
Life Stage: flowers & fruits
Preparations: Herbarium sheet - 1
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 997307
Record ID: 013586a5-06f2-4f7e-852d-4313721a32c2
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Mare Nazaire, Administrative Curator (
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