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Photo ID: 1338 3161 0873 0098
Current Taxon: Leucospermum praecox
Photographer: Dr. Robert T. and Margaret Orr
Location: Unknown
Photographer's ID: Unknown
Photo Submitted: 2004-05-18
Annotations: 3 annotations

Photo ©2004 California Academy of Sciences

Annotation History

Date Name Action Plant Name Before Changes Plant Name Changed to
Annotation Notes
07/22/2004 Dora Jakobsdottir  taxon changed Unknown Protea sp.
This photo seems to belong with two other photos of this species taken in South Africa Oct 1, 1975. 
07/23/2004 Dora Jakobsdottir  taxon changed Protea sp. Leucospermum sp.
This is not the genus Protea but Leucospermum which is characterized by the long protuding styles, lack of showy bracts surrounding the flowerheads, and often leathery leaves toothed around the tip. Florists often sell these flowers as proteas. 
02/14/2010 Dora Jakobsdottir  taxon changed Leucospermum sp. Leucospermum praecox (large tufted pincushion, Mossel Bay pin)
Species identity. 

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