Latest update log
30 December 2002 added yosemite association's comprehensive yosemite flora book, horn's sn book, and stewart's mojave and colorado desert wildflowers books as ref in plant db.
29 December 2002 we added first draft of lower eaton canyon mitigated area plant guide.
27 December 2002 added taxon to ds plant list I had erroneously deleted; put "~" by poa secunda on west bank trail.
26 December 2002 added comparison to smm power law exponent in commonness, and reason for lower power law exponent in smm analysis due to less taxon fragmentation; put plant guide for ds trail and cg online.
23 December 2002 minor updates to both floras of the Santa Monica Mountains and added complete list of references.
22 December 2002 added flora of Santa Monica Mountains, both a skeleton version of the bob muns flora, and a complete version of the regional flora; redid regional flora page to list all the subregions and put the floras referenced in the proper location; corrected typos for common family name of horsetail family, and spelling of valerian in lower mt wilson and lower eaton canyon.
20 December 2002 updated smer south gate to gorge plant guide.
16 December 2002 updated vp plant guide; added explanation of column "side" and tips for printing to guide intro; we added links to Kenneth Adelman's great coastal pix for crystal cove state park and torrey pines in the plant guide.
13 December 2002 updated unlabeled links with 2 SGM links; added links back to SGM pages in pix, oaks, and unlabeled links; updated smer south gate to gorge from 12/11/02 fieldwork; added flora of lower mt. wilson from compilation of bob muns' floras.
10 December 2002 updated smer plant guide from south gate to gorge from june and august observations.
9 December 2002 removed "ssp" from phacelia ramosissima for SMR trail, after verifying the ssp today; we updated plant guide for west bank trail, eaton canyon.
8 December 2002 updated trail guide for granite loop trail.
6 December 2002 added skeleton plant list of chantry flat flora of bob muns.
2 December 2002 updated SMR trail guide.
30 November 2002 added first draft SMR trail guide; michael charters added rest of mishe mokwa trail flora of bob muns
27 November 2002 minor english updates to commonness analysis.
25 November 2002 added a few clarifications to latest analysis; linked 2002 / 2001 riverside county bloom comparison.
24 November 2002 added analysis of "how common are Southern California plants"; updated master list statistics in analysis of master list; linked bloom analysis of srp in 2002 and 2001.
22 November 2002 updated intro to trail guides, expanding the sections on habitat loss and unfair competition.
20 November 2002 added skeleton plant lists of mishe mokwa trail flora and mt. wilson toll road of bob muns.
19 November 2002 charters added rest of charmlee flora of bob muns.
9 November 2002 added pix of the happy botanist; minor updates to list of most common plants; in plant databases, thanks to input from michael charters, updated urls for wayne's word, bowles, catalina flora; removed towner's direct link and added instructions for retrieving it from the internet archive; added links to noble foundation, wayne johnson, and jay sullivan's pages; and updated number of taxa for charters; added munz info and more jm info to that page.
8 November 2002 added list of most common plants; added minor note about addition of * for #125 for bob muns bolsa chica flora
6 November 2002 added skeleton plant list for charmlee regional park flora of bob muns.
5 November 2002 fixed typo in muns bolsa chica marsh flora found by charters; updated carlsbad beach sidewalk trail from visit yesterday.
4 November 2002 we added link to more info about eaton canyon flora in floras / eaton canyon; link to west bank trail guide there; and info about the city of pasadena well in the west bank trail guide; link to jepson manual treatments online in plants / databases; charters added the rest of the info to the bolsa chica marsh flora of bob muns, including scans of bob's maps.
3 November 2002 added draft plant guide to waterline road at srp.
1 November 2002 we added flora of eaton canyon, stimulated by michael charters work in putting the bob muns eaton canyon flora online; added first draft of plant guide for the wiashal trail at the srp.
28 October 2002 minor update to bob muns site: corrected # of sp in index for eaton canyon from 317 to 316; detailed the number on the eaton canyon flora page.
28 October 2002 jane did a few further updates to plant guide for west bank trail.
27 October 2002 jane updated plant guide for west bank trail at eaton canyon, sgm with records from earlier this year.
25 October 2002 added first draft of plant guide for west bank trail at eaton canyon, sgm
22 October 2002 added first draft of plant guide for carlsbad beach sidewalk; put in the missing "|" between the email addresses at the bottom of the page for many pages.
21 October 2002 added first draft of plant guide for bayside trail, cabrillo nm.
18 October 2002 added skeleton plant list for bolsa chica marsh flora of bob muns online.
16 October 2002 updated 5 sp on bser page, including 4 from michael charters.
14 October 2002 charters added the rest of the info to the Malibu Lagoon State Park flora of bob muns and one correction to the change list for that page.
11 October 2002 updated draft of plant guide for los jilgueros preserve to include landmarks and pix of unknowns.
9 October 2002 added first draft of plant guide for los jilgueros preserve.
8 October 2002 added skeleton plant list for malibu lagoon state park flora of bob muns online; added first draft of plant guide for heller's bend preserve.
7 October 2002 charters added the rest of the info to the point mugu sp flora of bob muns and one correction to the change list for that page.
6 October 2002 added draft plant guide for bser to mt woodson trail.
5 October 2002 made a few minor updates to plant guide for aspen grove / fish creek trail.
4 October 2002 updated plant guide for aspen grove / fish creek trail from the 9/27/02 hike.
2 October 2002 updated monserate mtn plant guide with only a few changes, including conforming to max of 9 locations.
30 September 2002 added skeleton plant list for point mugu state park flora of bob muns online.
29 September 2002 charters added the rest of the info to the topanga sp flora of bob muns;
26 September 2002 updated plant guide for aspen grove / fish creek trail.
25 September 2002 added draft plant guide for aspen grove / fish creek trail.
22 September 2002 added name changes for topanga sp flora online.
21 September 2002 added skeleton plant list for topanga state park flora of bob muns online.
20 September 2002 charters added the rest of the info to the malibu creek sp flora of bob muns; corrected h. villosa to h. sessiliflora in bob's arroyo seco flora.
19 September 2002 updated plants intro to discuss the unclearly differentiated taxa in the jm.
15 September 2002 updated devils slide trail plant guide; added histogram of # of trails for each species for four trails; added skeleton flora of malibu creek state park by bob muns, including page with name changes.
14 September 2002 added Castilleja miniata jepson comment; charters added complete version of mt. pinos summit flora of bob muns.
12 September 2002 updated devils slide trail guide from last two trips. charters updated mt pinos, eaton canyon and placerita canyon flora of bob muns to be exactly the common names used by muns.
11 September 2002 added skeleton plant list for mt. pinos summit flora of bob muns online.
10 September 2002 added placerita canyon flora of muns complete version by michael charters; removed caveat for eaton canyon flora page; corrected availability of all of muns guides at rsa to most, thanks to michael charters.
8 September 2002 made a few corrections to eaton canyon flora of bob muns, and added a corrections page by michael and us; added link to san jacinto voucher page in flora.
7 September 2002 added Caballero canyon to the flora list of bob muns, thanks to michael charters.
6 September 2002 we put online our new Native and Introduced Plants of Southern California website. This includes a lot of work done in the past 1.5 years that has been private until now:
Our matchweed analysis page benefited from input from michael charters: tom corrected erroneous use of "peduncle" for "branchlet" in a portion of the matchweed analysis page, as well as a typo where the two species were switched in one place.
- Introduction to this site
- Regional Floras of Torrey Pines State Reserve and Crystal Cove State Park
- Our Trail Guides site, including an extensive introduction and the preliminary trail guides for:
- San Gabriel Mountains:
- Mill Creek Summit Trail
- Sunset Ridge Trail / Mt. Lowe Fireroad
- Dawson Saddle Trail to Throop Peak
- Mt. Lewis Trail
- Mt. Baden-Powell and Lamel Spring Trail
- Big Horn Mine Trail
- Manzanita Trail (from the top)
- Lightning Ridge Nature Trail
- Crystal Cove State Park
- Green Route Trail
- Reef Point Trail
- Beach Trail of Torrey Pines State Reserve
- San Jacinto Mountains (Idyllwild Area)
- Devils Slide Trail
- Willow Creek Trail
- Santa Rosa Plateau
- Granite Loop Trail
- Vernal Pool Trail
- Santa Margarita Ecological Reserve
- North Gate to Temecula Gorge
- North Rim Trail
- South Gate to Temecula Gorge
- Plant List (which summarizes all these trails, and includes Simpsons's preliminary list)
- Monserate Mountain Trail of Fallbrook, North San Diego County Area
- Self-Guided Nature Trail of Heise County Park, Cuyamaca / Laguna Mountains
- Master List analysis
- Number of taxa vs time and number of taxa found only on a single trail
- Number Of Taxa Vs. Trail Length
- Analysis pages
- Geographic Distribution of Arctostaphylos Species in the San Gabriel Mountains
- Matchweed: Some Distinguishing Properties Of Gutierrezia californica And Gutierrezia sarothrae
added separate 1985 mt. pinos flora (different from the 1994 summit flora) to muns main page, and changed the link of the new webpage to this area. Changed date of the flora to 1985 from 1984 on the page.
5 September 2002 added muns plant list for mt. pinos region, digitized and updated by michael charters.
3 September 2002 added muns plant list for lower eaton canyon, digitized and updated by michael charters, and skeleton muns plant list for placerita canyon.
1 September 2002 expanded Epilobium canum comments in jepson comments page, on why it is not possible to determine ssp in the SGM.
29 August 2002 added Epilobium canum ssp. canum to jepson comments page.
28 August 2002 corrected typo in silene species name, thanks to the sharp eyes of an anonymous reader; added ribes cereum and tetradymia canescens comments to jepson comments page.
29 July 2002 put plant list of bob muns for crystal cove state park online.
15 July 2002 made a few minor corrections to bob's torrey pines list (bloom times for 4 species and shortpod mustard lifeform.
12 July 2002 added list of all bob muns plant lists; put arroyo seco and torrey pines online.
29 June 2002 few minor updates to jepson comments.
28 June 2002 added Heterotheca grandiflora, Plagiobothrys undulatus and Calystegia comments; added pix for prickle contrast for rosa californica; all to jepson comments.
20 November 2001 put first page online, jepson and munz comments, with jane.
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