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Parnassia californica
Parnassia californica
California Grass Of Parnassus
Photographer: Charles Webber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8253 3202 3492 0037 (1999-02-24)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Oct 1, 1950
  • location   Toiyabe National Forest, Carson Pass (Alpine County, California, US)
  • family Saxifragaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 22479
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   California Grass Of Parnassus, Grass-of-Parnassus (CF, ITIS )
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
  • View Calflora record for Parnassia californica
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    pre-2001

    Action: updated the name from "Parnassia palustris var. californica" to "Parnassia californica "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "1999-02-24: Taxon changed from photographer's Parnassia palustris var. californica to Parnassia californica to reflect current usage"

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