San Diego State University
Catalog #: 15779
Occurrence ID (GUID): b235ece4-0f45-4479-9b8b-5afe65966b45
Secondary Catalog #: SDSU15779
Taxon: Cistanthe maritima (Nutt.) Hershk.
Family: Montiaceae
Determiner: Michael G. Simpson (5/2/2011)
ID References: The Jepson Manual (Hickman, ed.,1996)
Collector: Estrella, Dinna C.   117   
Date: 2003-04-28
Verbatim Date: 04/28/2003
Locality: United States, California, San Diego, Point Loma Naval Facility, SPAWAR. Along canyon rim just northeast of Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery,1/2 mile south of McClellan Rd. and1/4 mile west of Rosecrans St.
32.69556  -117.24167
Verbatim Coordinates: 32.00° 41.00m 44s N; 117.00° 14.00m 30s W
Georeference Remarks: Apr 06, 2009
Elevation: 69 meters Verbatim Elevation: 226ft.
Habitat: Soil sandy. Slope 0-10 degrees. Growing in maritime succulent (Euphobia misera, Artemisia californica, and Encelia californica) scrub. Along canyon rim.
Notes: Annual herb to 20 cm tall. Leaves succulent. Inflorescence pendent. Perianth bright fuschia, anthers yellow.
Disposition: PL, SYN
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Usage Rights: CC BY (Attribution)
Record ID: e7419282-978d-4288-b80a-bb1437a4351a
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Michael Simpson, Curator (
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