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Cryptantha paradoxa
handsome catseye Borage Family
Cryptantha paradoxa Boraginaceae
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common names
  handsome catseye
  handsome cryptantha
  paradox cat's eye
accepted scientific name
  Cryptantha paradoxa (A. Nelson) Payson
rules for finding collection records
  Cryptantha paradoxa (99)
  Oreocarya paradoxa (6)
family name
  Boraginaceae
Image Author: ©2010 Al Schneider
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: Alternate, Basal, Simple
Plant Observed 2nd week of April thru end of June

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
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