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Platanthera sparsiflora; Bog Orchid   

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Platanthera sparsiflora
Platanthera sparsiflora
Bog Orchid
Photographer: Charles Webber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8120 3181 4563 0068 (1998-12-01)

Copyright © 1998 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Jun 1, 1957
  • latitude 37.66372   longitude -119.65739   max error distance 503 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Yosemite National Park, Badger Pass (Mariposa County, California, US)
  • family Orchidaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 8162
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Bog Orchid, Canyon Bog Orchid, Sparse-flowered Bog-orchid (CF, ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    pre-2001

    Action: updated the name from "Habenaria sparsiflora" to "Platanthera sparsiflora "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "CalFlora name: Platanthera sparsiflora (S. Watson) Schltr."

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