University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0000901
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-143139
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-143139
Taxon: Amsinckia intermedia Fisch. & Mey.
Family: Boraginaceae
Collector: Steve Boyd   9274   
Date: 1997-03-25
Verbatim Date: 1997-3-25
Additional Collectors: Lauren Raz
Locality: United States, California, Los Angeles, Knapp Ranch area at upper end of Castaic Creek drainage in valley at head of Cienega Canyon, south of Liebre Mountain, just NE of ranch compound
34.68853  -118.66292
Verbatim Coordinates: T7N R17W sec22
Elevation: 976 meters (3201ft)
Habitat: Gently sloping, broad alluvial fan with deep alluvial soils, adjacent W-facing slopes with coarse decomposed granite soil. Flats with scrub of Eriogonum fasciculatum grading into Adenostoma fasciculatum dominated chaparral further up the fan, slopes with more diverse chaparral including Arctostaphylos glauca, Cercocarpus betuloides, Prunus ilicifolia, Rhamnus ilicifolia, Quercus berberidifolia, etc.
Notes: Annual, flowers orange. Locally common.
Specimen Images
Link to Source: 1562887
Record ID: 34a2cb27-bcc4-4ce8-b806-09268450f70c
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