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Atrichoseris platyphylla; Parachute Plant   

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Atrichoseris platyphylla
Atrichoseris platyphylla
Parachute Plant
Photographer: Glenn and Martha Vargas
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1073 3283 3182 0107 (2002-02-25)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 1955
  • latitude 36.39853   longitude -117.28021   max error distance 365 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks assumed referring to Towne Pass
  • location   Death Valley National Monument, Townes Pass (Inyo County, California, US)
  • family Asteraceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 65865
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Gravelghost, Parachute Flower, Gravel-ghost, Parachute Plant (CF, ITIS ) Parachute Plant (photographer)
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