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Frasera speciosa
Frasera speciosa
Deer Ears
Photographer: Gladys Lucille Smith
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8253 3202 4145 0112 (1999-02-24)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  unknown
  • latitude 38.66952   longitude -119.99333   max error distance 407 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Winnemuca Lake (Alpine County, California, US)
  • family Gentianaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 34079
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Deer Ears, Elkweed, Green Gentian, Monument Plant, Monument-plant, Showy Frasera (ITIS )
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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 "Frasera speciosa" to "Swertia radiata "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "1999-02-24: Taxon changed from photographer's Frasera speciosa to Swertia radiata to reflect current usage"

    2. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Jun 22, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Swertia radiata" to "Frasera speciosa "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Synonym updated."

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