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Trifolium monanthum ssp. tenerum; Mountain Carpet Clover   

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Trifolium monanthum ssp. tenerum
Trifolium monanthum ssp. tenerum
Mountain Carpet Clover
Photographer: Donald Myrick
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8253 3202 3489 0033 (1999-02-24)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Jun 25, 1965
  • latitude 35.87927   longitude -118.33807   max error distance 2142 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Big Meadow, Kern Plateau (Tulare County, California, US)
  • family Fabaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 14920
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Mountain Carpet Clover (CF, ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Randall Morgan    Nov 18, 2012

    Action: changed name from "Trifolium monanthum" to "Trifolium monanthum ssp. parvum "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "hairy foliage, toothed lvs, pink keel"

    2. Reviewed by Randall Morgan    Dec 9, 2012

    Action: changed name from "Trifolium monanthum ssp. parvum" to "Trifolium monanthum ssp. tenerum "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Sorry, too hasty first time. From the unusual attenuate leaflets and the southern location this has to be tenerum."

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