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Microseris nutans
Microseris nutans
Just Guessing
Photographer: Donald Myrick
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8253 3202 3489 0013 (1999-02-24)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Sep 2, 1967
  • latitude 37.88088   longitude -119.32579   max error distance 1445 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks Error is extent of Tioga Pass Road within Tuolumne County within 200' of 9000'
  • location   Yosemite National Park, Tioga Pass Road at 9000' elevation (Tuolumne County, California, US)
  • family Asteraceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 14883
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Just Guessing (Adonis ('Don') Tate )
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
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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 "Haplopappus apargioides" to "Pyrrocoma apargioides "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "1999-02-24: Taxon changed from photographer's Haplopappus apargioides to Pyrrocoma apargioides to reflect current usage"

    2. Reviewed by Adonis ('Don') Tate    Jan 14, 2006

    Action: changed name from "Pyrrocoma apargioides" to "Microseris nutans "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Tribe Cichoriae (ligules with 5 teeth.) Not Astereae. I'm just guessing at the genus and species based on comparison with photos on CalPhotos of alpine species."

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