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Mentzelia oligosperma
chickthief Blazing-star Family
Mentzelia oligosperma Loasaceae
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common names
  chickthief
  chickenthief
accepted scientific name
  Mentzelia oligosperma Nutt. ex Sims
rules for finding collection records
  Mentzelia oligosperma (385)
family name
  Loasaceae
Image Author: ©2008 Patrick Alexander
Image License: CC BY-NC-ND
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Five petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .5 to .75 inches
Leaf: Alternate
Plant Observed 3rd week of April thru 2nd week of October

How Likely at this Location (18%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
Links to Plant Photos
New Mexico Flora (5)
UT Austin BIO 406D (6)
base map where plant found

Rocky
Grassland
Riparian
Disturbed
Cliff
grid lines base