Latin name: Calyptridium pygmaeum Rydb.
  Pronunciation: kal-ip-TRID-ee-um pig-MEE-um
  Common name: Pygmy pussypaws
  Family: Montiaceae (Miner's lettuce)
  Habitat: Sandy to gravelly soils, conifer forest to
  10,500', San Bernardino Mts, southern Sierra Nevadas
  Blooming period: June to July
  Click for Latin name derivations: 1) Calyptridium
  2) pygmaeum
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