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Ceanothus cordulatus
Ceanothus cordulatus
Whitethorn ceanothus
Photographer: William R. Hewlett
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 8265 3262 1202 0021 (1999-11-22)

Copyright © 1999 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Jun 30, 1962
  • latitude 39.25445   longitude -120.35252   max error distance 303 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks Have been assuming Cedars is the town of The Cedars. Cannot find names for any meadows on google or topo.
  • location   Cedars, along stream banks mid Sheep Valley, 7000' (Placer County, California, US)
  • family Rhamnaceae
  • notes   Labrador Tea
  • CalAcademy slide #   WH 21
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Whitethorn ceanothus (CF, ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Doreen Smith    Jun 27, 2008

    Action: changed name from "Ledum glandulosum" to "Ceanothus cordulatus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "spoon-shaped petals, and other features of floral morphology that of a Ceanothus."

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