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Oxytropis campestris
Oxytropis campestris
Loco Weed
Photographer: Gerald and Buff Corsi
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0024 3291 2018 0002 (2000-06-07)

Copyright © 2000 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • latitude 40.34066   longitude -105.68224   max error distance 75573 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Rocky Mountain National Park (Colorado, US)
  • family Fabaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 60539
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Northern Yellow Locoweed, White Smallflower Pointloco, Field Locoweed (CF, ITIS ) Loco Weed (photographer)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dean Taylor    Jun 3, 2003

    Action: changed name from "Oxytropis deflexa var. sericea" to "Oxytropis campestris "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "based on elevation, this is most probably O. campestris (which is high elevation), but may also be (if oddly disjunct) O. sericea (very doubtful, cf. Vera Komarakova thesis on RMNP vegetation)

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