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Asclepias subulata
Asclepias subulata
Rush Milkweed
Photographer: Aaron Schusteff

ID: 0000 0000 1008 1495 (2008-10-19)

Copyright © 2008 Aaron Schusteff

  • date of photo  Jun 7, 2005
  • location   East of Kelbaker Rd, a few miles south of I-40 (San Bernardino County, California, US)
  • family Apocynaceae
  • notes   Habit and habitat of Asclepias subulata. If you look closely you can see two 'Tarantula Hawks' (large Pompilid wasps of the genus Pepsis). One's flying over the center of the plant, the other is to the left.
  • camera   Shot on a Canon Digital Rebel XT at f11, 1/320 , ISO 100, using a Canon 50mm Compact macro lens.
  • photo category: Plant - shrub

  • common names   Rush Milkweed (photographer)
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  • The photographer's identification Asclepias subulata has not been reviewed. Click here to review or comment on the identification.

    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2008 Aaron Schusteff. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Aaron Schusteff arbonius2[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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