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Lewisia triphylla
Lewisia triphylla
Pigmy Bitterroot
Photographer: Charles Webber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8076 3101 3988 0004 (1998-10-15)

Copyright © 1998 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1944
  • latitude 37.87343   longitude -119.36345   max error distance 4209 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Yosemite National Park, Tuolumne Meadows (Tuolumne County, California, US)
  • family Montiaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 1135
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Pigmy Bitterroot (CF, ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Tanya Harvey    Jul 6, 2008

    Action: changed name from "Lewisia pygmaea" to "Lewisia triphylla "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "The 3 small leaves on a stalk show that it is Lewisia triphylla not pygmaea."

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