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Menyanthes trifoliata
Menyanthes trifoliata
Photographer: Gladys Lucille Smith
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8253 3202 4146 0019 (1999-02-24)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Jul 1, 1976
  • latitude 58.79730   longitude -94.21315   max error distance 301 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Fort Prince of Wales, Hudson Bay, Manitoba, Canada (Canada)
  • family Menyanthaceae
  • notes   nonnative
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 34322
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Buck-bean, Buckbean, Common Bogbean (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    pre-2001

    Action: commented on photo

    Reviewer's comments:
         "This taxon was not found in CalFlora"

    2. Reviewed by Dr. Mark S. Brunell    Mar 6, 2003

    Action: changed name from "Mertensia maritima" to "Unknown "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "I am not sure about the ID, but it is not Mertensia maritima.

    3. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    May 3, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Unknown" to "Menyanthes trifoliata "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Easily identified once you have seen it. A common bog plant in cool parts of the northern hemisphere."

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