University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0078297
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-214748
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-214748
Taxon: Phacelia cryptantha Greene
Family: Hydrophyllaceae
Collector: Michael Honer   2978   
Date: 2008-04-12
Verbatim Date: 2008-4-12
Locality: United States, California, San Bernardino, Hondo Wash, c. 4 air-miles west of Flamingo Heights/Landers area, accessed by driving curvy twisted confusing roads west from Hwy 247 and Hondo Street
34.24611  -116.51
Elevation: 1280 meters (4198ft)
Habitat: Coarse east-facing decomposed granite slope below sculpted bouler piles overlooking sandy wash. Mixed mojavean woody scrub with Juniperus californica, Coleogyne ramosissima, Prunus fasciculata, Yucca schidigera, Viguiera parishii, Encelia actoni, Echinocactus engelmannii, Acacia greggii, Ericameria linearifolia, Hymenoclea salsola, Achnatherum speciosum. Common desert annuals in openings of scrub.
Notes: Scarce and inconspicuous around protected north-facing outcrop bases. Flowers lavender-violet.
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Record ID: 9f33a637-cb09-4c0d-bff6-f0b0a8f0bf78
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Current Record
University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
Michael Honer 29782008-04-12
Catalog Number: UCR0078297
GUID: UCR-BPS-214748
Latest Identification: Phacelia cryptantha Greene

California Botanic Garden Herbarium (CalBG:RSA)
Michael Honer 29782008-04-12
GUID: d63bac15-0506-4ee2-bb05-e4212bcc22bc
Latest Identification: Phacelia cryptantha Greene

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