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Chrysolepis sempervirens; Sierra Chinkapin   

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Chrysolepis sempervirens
Chrysolepis sempervirens
Sierra Chinkapin
Photographer: William R. Hewlett
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8266 3261 0951 0017 (1999-11-22)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 30, 1974
  • latitude 39.32647   longitude -120.44864   max error distance 17932 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks unclear why "Cedars" is included
  • location   Cedars, open slope west of Truckee/T rd., 7000' (Nevada County, California, US)
  • family Fagaceae
  • notes   Bush Chinquapin
  • CalAcademy slide #   WH 145
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Sierra Chinkapin, Bush Chinquapin (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by CalPhotos Staff    pre-2001

    Action: changed name from "Castanopsis sempervirens" to "Castanopsis sempervirens "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "1999-11-22: using Chrysolepis sempervirens per CalFlora .. photographer used Castanopsis sempervirens"

    2. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Jun 10, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Castanopsis sempervirens" to "Chrysolepis sempervirens "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Synonym updated."

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