University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: UCR0038216
Occurrence ID (GUID): UCR-BPS-238999
Secondary Catalog #: UCR-238999
Taxon: Eremalche exilis (A. Gray) Greene
Family: Malvaceae
Collector: Anuja Parikh   3188   
Date: 2010-05-15
Verbatim Date: 2010-5-15
Additional Collectors: Nathan Gale
Locality: United States, California, Kern, near western edge of the Mojave Desert, 1.0 km west of Tehachapi Willow Springs Road, just north of Backus Road, 0.5 km east of 100th Street West
34.95111  -118.3025
Elevation: 893 meters (2929ft)
Habitat: Desert flat near roadside in Larrea tridentata scrub, with Ephedra nevadensis, Lycium, Loeseliastrum matthewsii, Mentzelia albicaulis, Eremothera boothii ssp desertorum, Erodium cicutarium, Bromus rubens; sandy gravelly soil.
Notes: Prostrate annual herb, fine stellate-hairy, leaves palmately lobed, bractlets thread-like. Flowers axillary, bisexual, petals ± = calyx, white, fruit segments wedge-shaped, outer wall cross-ridged; uncommmon.
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Record ID: 1a7d960b-a30e-457f-b304-c21856c973cc
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