Illinois Natural History Survey
Secondary Catalog #: 211917
Taxon: Pectocarya penicillata (Hook. & Arn.) A.DC.
Family: Boraginaceae
Taxon Remarks: Det.: S. R. Hill, (ILLS) 2001
Collector: Steven R. Hill; Kate Kramer   33343   
Date: 2001-04-22
Locality: United States, California, Los Angeles, Antelope Valley, east of California Poppy Reserve, north and south sides of Avenue I (Lancaster Road), 1.5 miles west of Munz Ranch Road, 2.6 miles west of junction with 120th Street West, about 15 miles due northwest of Palmdale. Elevation about 2640 feet.
Habitat: North side of San Gabriel Mountains. Gentle slopes, sandy gravel (decomposed granite).; Southwestern Mojave Desert, annual desert grassland with grazing history, with Eschscholzia californica, Astragalus, Pectocarya, Lasthenia californica, Schismus, Bromus spp.; Flowers white, inconspicuous, fruit sections planar-recurved, adherent to clothing; common inconspicuous annual herb.
Record ID: 07feb487-6937-4527-ba9d-953737382bde
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Andrew Miller, Ph.D., Mycologist and Director (
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Current Record
Illinois Natural History Survey (ILLS)
Steven R. Hill; Kate Kramer 333432001-04-22
Latest Identification: Pectocarya penicillata (Hook. & Arn.) A.DC.

University of California, Riverside Plant Herbarium (UCR)
Steven R. Hill 333432001-04-22
Catalog Number: UCR0006791
GUID: UCR-BPS-123929
Latest Identification: Pectocarya penicillata (Hook. & Arn.) A. DC.

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