Taxon: Malacothamnus fasciculatus (Nutt. ex Torr. & A. Gray) Greene

Genus: Malacothamnus
Family: Malvaceae
Subfamily: Malvoideae
Tribe: Malveae
Nomen number: 400851
Place of publication: Leafl. Bot. Observ. Crit. 1:208. 1906
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Dec-1994 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Aug-2014
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • chaparral-mallow  (Source: CalFlora) - English
  • Mendocino bush-mallow  (Source: CalFlora) - English
  • Sant Cruz Island bush-mallow  (Source: CalFlora) - English

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico Baja Norte, Sonora
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States California


  • CalFlora Database Project CalFlora: a botanical resource for California on the internet (on-line resource). (CalFlora)
  • Fryxell, P. A. 1988. Malvaceae of Mexico Syst. Bot. Monogr. 25:271-273.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. (F Baja)


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