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Boykinia major
Boykinia major
Photographer: Penn Martin II

ID: 0000 0000 0707 0608 (2007-07-10)

Copyright © 2007 Penn Martin II

  • date of photo  Jul 8, 2007
  • location   wet rocky streamside on Eastern shore of Echo Lake in Seven Lakes Basin, 5930 ft, (Shasta County, California, US)
  • family Saxifragaceae
  • synonyms Suksdorfia ranunculifolia
  • camera   Canon RebelXT, 100mm macro lens, flash
  • contributor's ID #  ButtercupSuksdorfiaOp10394C
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • name change notes   May 21, 2014: TJM1 name Suksdorfia ranunculifolia changed to TJM2 name Hemieva ranunculifolia . (University & Jepson Herbaria)

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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Dec 1, 2009

    Action: changed name from "Suksdorfia ranuncufolia" to "Suksdorfia ranunculifolia "

    Reviewer's comments:

    2. Reviewed by Dana York    Apr 20, 2017

    Action: changed name from "Hemieva ranunculifolia" to "Boykinia major "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "In general, lupines have seeds requiring scarification (scratching or scoring) to germinate, can produce an abundant amount of seed per plant, and have the ability to grow in nutrient-deficient soils due to their obligate relationship with the bacteria Bradyrhizobium for nitrogen fixation. Also, lupines tend to grow in porous soils in full sun and have long-lived seeds ."

    3. Reviewed by Dana York    Apr 20, 2017

    Action: commented on photo

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Disregard my annotation note above--I was working on a Lupine document at the same time and did not pay attention to what I was inserting.
    The leaves are wrong and Hemieva is a diminutive plant."

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