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Taraxacum officinale
Taraxacum officinale
Red-seeded Dandelion
Photographer: Walter Knight
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8253 3202 4138 0124 (1999-02-24)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • latitude 37.68791   longitude -122.43548   max error distance 328 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   San Bruno Mountain, Power Line Ridge (San Mateo County, California, US)
  • family Asteraceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 12840
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Common Dandelion (CF, ITIS ) Red-seeded Dandelion (photographer)
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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 "Taraxacum laevigatum" to "Taraxacum officinale "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "1999-02-24: Taxon changed from photographer's Taraxacum laevigatum to Taraxacum officinale to reflect current usage"

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