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Parkinsonia aculeata
Parkinsonia aculeata
Jerusalem Thorn
Photographer: Glenn and Martha Vargas
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0091 3182 0735 0066 (2002-02-19)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 1952
  • location   not provided
  • family Fabaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 65531
  • photo category: Plant - tree

  • common names   Jerusalem Thorn, Jerusalem-thorn, Mexican Palo Verde, Retama (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Dec 7, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Cercidium sp." to "Parkinsonia aculeata "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Photographers' common name, Mexican Palo Verde, accepted."

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