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Astragalus oxyphysus
Astragalus oxyphysus
Photographer: Steve Matson

ID: 0000 0000 0416 0698 (2016-04-05)

Copyright © 2016 Steve Matson

  • date of photo  Mar 17, 2016
  • latitude 35.26320   longitude -118.63350     View on Google Maps.
  • location   San Joaquin Valley eastern edge boundary with southern Sierra Foothills and the Tehachapi Range, Junction of Highway 58 and Bena Rd. (Kern County, California, US)
  • notes   Fruit: spreading or pendent; body 25--45 mm, 8--15 mm wide, inflated, compressed side-to-side, +- half-elliptic in side view, sparsely strigose, thinly papery, translucent; stalk-like base 3--11 mm, minutely, densely hairy, jointed at top; chamber 1; ovules 8--18. Chromosomes: 2n=22.
  • contributor's ID #  FabaceaeAstragalusoxyphysus2016 Bena rd12-PZ2A4051.jpg
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

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