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Alocasia macrorrhizos
Alocasia macrorrhizos
Photographer: Lloyd Gomez
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1349 3162 1292 0026 (2004-01-08)

Copyright © 2004 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1973
  • location   Philippine Islands, Philippines
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 80,556
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Jun 22, 2005

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Colocasia esculenta "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Most likely this species."

    2. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    Nov 27, 2007

    Action: changed name from "Colocasia esculenta" to "Alocasia macrorrhiza "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Email from Dr.C.Kunhikannan: "The photo with ID: 1349 3162 1292 0026 (2004-01-08) in calphotos is not Colocasia esculenta. Correct identity is Alocasia macrorrhiza(L.) G. Don in Sweet, Hort. Brit. (ed. 3) 631. 1839."
    Division of Biodiversity
    Institute of Forest Genetics and Tree Breeding
    Forest Campus, R.S.Puram
    Coimbatore-641002. Tamilnadu

    3. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Jan 23, 2009

    Action: changed name from "Alocasia macrorrhiza" to "Alocasia macrorrhizos "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Latin name according to IPNI."

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