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Piperia michaelii
Piperia michaelii
Aspárragos del Monte
Photographer: Adonis (Don) Tate

ID: 0000 0000 0805 0479 (2005-08-08)

Copyright © 2005 Adonis (Don) Tate

  • date of photo  Jun 30, 2005
  • latitude 34.70524   longitude -120.45660   max error distance 2787 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GEOLocate
  • georeferencing remarks Based on Department of Fish and Game Reserve map ( and based on photographer having other photos from this area. However three other possible localities exist for Burton Mesa.
  • location   Burton Mesa (near Lompoc) (Santa Barbara County, California, US)
  • family Orchidaceae
  • notes   Nine individuals were present in June, but only one remained as of August 1, not yet having set seed. Two of the missing were apparently nipped by deer, leaving stubs. The others vanished entirely after I mentioned their presence to a botanist, but that could be entirely unrelated, of course.
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Michael's Piperia (ITIS ) Aspárragos del Monte (photographer)
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