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Frangula californica
Frangula californica
California Buckthorn
Photographer: Charles Webber
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8120 3181 4901 0026 (1998-12-01)

Copyright © 1998 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Oct 1, 1955
  • latitude 37.88167   longitude -121.91278   max error distance 1807 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Mount Diablo (Contra Costa County, California, US)
  • family Rhamnaceae
  • notes   Rhamnus californica var. tomentella
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 4320
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   California Buckthorn, Buckthorn (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Tony Morosco    Mar 23, 2000

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Rhamnus californica "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Photo is of Rhamnus californica based on the red and purple-black berries."

    2. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Jun 17, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Rhamnus californica" to "Frangula californica "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Synonym updated."

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