Scientific Name

Malosma laurina (Nutt.) Abrams 

Family

Anacardiaceae 

General

       Largely restricted to coastal areas of southern California and  northern Baja California.

CI

       Common in sunny habitats around CI. 

 

References     

      See this species on CalFlora.

      The Jepson Manual (2012:  170, Anacariaceaea by John M. Miller and Dieter Wilken). 

      McAuley (1996:  168).

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Malosma laurina, habitat to the west of University Glen, CI (19April 2008).

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Malosma laurina, hillside above Malibu Hall, CI (5 March 2013).

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Malosma laurina flower buds, habitat to the west of University Glen, CI (17April 2004).

 

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Malosma laurina on CI campus, extact locality not recorded (29 June 2003).  Photograph by Robert Barret Holland.

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Malosma laurina near bottom of hill directly above (south) of Malibu Hall, CI (11 January 2016).