Found on a grassy hillside.
There are no records for this species in Monterey on Calflora. Maybe it's a super lobed S. laciniata? @lynnwatson
rich deciduous woods
Sanicula is a genus of plants in family Apiaceae (or Umbelliferae), the same family to which the carrot and parsnip belong. This genus has about 40 species worldwide, with 22 in North America. The common names usually include the label sanicle or black snakeroot.