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Pholisma arenarium
Pholisma arenarium
Desert Pholisma
Photographer: Michelle Cloud-Hughes

ID: 0000 0000 1202 0861 (2002-12-12)

Copyright © 2002 Michelle Cloud-Hughes

  • date of photo  Jun 2002
  • location   Central-eastern Stoddard Valley OHV Area (San Bernardino County, California, US)
  • family Boraginaceae
  • plant community   Sandy desert
  • notes   Parasitic plant; nearest possible hosts in this case were Atriplex spp. and Senna armata
  • camera   Nikon CoolPix 990
  • contributor's ID #  MACH4-1
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Desert Pholisma, Scaly-stemmed Sand Plant, Desert Christmas Tree, Dune Food (CF, ITIS )
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