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Betula occidentalis
Betula occidentalis
Water Birch
Photographer: Jo-Ann Ordano
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 0024 3291 2007 0069 (2000-06-07)

Copyright © 2000 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Oct 1, 1989
  • location   Mono County, California, US
  • family Betulaceae
  • CalAcademy slide #   TT 38831
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Water Birch (ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Sep 10, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Betula sp." to "Betula occidentalis "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Copper coloured stems, location, and photographer's common name, Western birch, point to this species."

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