San Diego State University
Catalog #: 13430
Occurrence ID (GUID): 4c647b24-9e29-436d-b2d7-079387ee5e5a
Secondary Catalog #: SDSU13430
Taxon: Cistanthe maritima (Nutt.) Hershk.
Family: Montiaceae
Determiner: Michael G. Simpson (5/2/2011)
ID References: The Jepson Manual (Hickman, ed.,1993)
Collector: Russell, Adrienne D.; Bruce Farnsworth   142   
Date: 2000-05-12
Verbatim Date: 05/12/2000
Locality: United States, California, San Diego, Canyon at east edge of main Chorizanthe orcuttiana site within the Point Loma Ecological Reserve, south of McClelland Rd, west of Rosecrans St.
32.69611  -117.2425
Verbatim Coordinates: 32.69611, -117.23528; 32.70° N; 117.24° W
Georeference Remarks: Apr 08, 2009
Elevation: 46 meters Verbatim Elevation: 150ft.
Habitat: Steep, exposed east-facing slope below eastern rim of canyon on east side of Pt. Loma. Steep gullied land with pockets of coarse to fine loamy sand; evidence of frequent top soil movement and debris flow. Sparse cover of Eriogonum fasciculatum, Lycium californicum, Atriplex semibaccata, Ferocactus viridescens, Opuntia, Dudleya edulis, Muhlenbergia microsperma, Chorizanthe fimbriata var. fimbriata, and Mesembryanthemum crystallinum.
Notes: Herbaceous annuals, 3-6 cm. in height.
Disposition: PL
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Record ID: 293d945a-cac5-4752-b1e8-bc84514a8dc9
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