All-thorn stands
Section: stnd Unique Stands
Series formation:b
Series height:<5 m
Series canopy cover:?
Series ground layer:?
Elevation range (lower):0
(upper):   650
Wetland information:[not available]
Upland information: Uplands:sandy areas. Active, partially stabi-lized dunes; partially stabilized sand fields.
Reference:MacMahon (1988).
Comments:Five populations are known from the Chocolate Mountains in Imperial Co. ColD. Descrip suggest that all-thorn associates with local series rather than forming one. All-thorn is rare (a CNPS List 2 plant) in CA (Skinner & Pavlik 1994).
Plot based descriptions:not available.
Series Association:[not available]
FormationExtremely xeromorphic mixed evergreen-deciduous shrubland
Geographical associated regions: View Regions for: All-thorn stands
Representative Image: View Representative Photograph for: All-thorn stands
Common species: View common species for: All-thorn stands

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