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Micropus californicus var. californicus
Micropus californicus var. californicus
Q Tips
Photographer: George W. Hartwell

ID: 0000 0000 0402 0077 (2002-04-05)

Copyright © 2002 George W. Hartwell

  • date of photo  Apr 1, 2002
  • location   Ft. Hunter Liggett (Monterey County, California, US)
  • family Asteraceae
  • camera   Sony Mavica FD-91 digital
  • contributor's ID #  FICA1
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Q Tips, Slender Cottonweed (CF, ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by James Morefield    Apr 19, 2002

    Action: changed name from "Filago californica" to "Micropus californicus var. californicus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "The harp-shaped fruiting chaff (paleae) are unmistakable for the species, and the long, loose wool makes it var. californica.

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