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Hibiscus aponeurus
Hibiscus aponeurus
Photographer: Gerald and Buff Corsi
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 9092 3191 3550 0133 (1999-10-04)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  1983
  • location   Mount Kenya area (Kenya)
  • family Malvaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 56271
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Sep 18, 2005

    Action: changed name from "Hibiscus sp." to "Hibiscus acetosella "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Probably this species."

    2. Reviewed by Orland J. Blanchard    Jul 9, 2008

    Action: changed name from "Hibiscus acetosella" to "Hibiscus aponeurus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "I have seen, collected and photographed this species in Kenya. I also know H. acetosella, which is different in flower form and color, and in leaf form."

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