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Stellaria media
Stellaria media
Common Chickweed
Photographer: Jeff Abbas

ID: 0000 0000 0701 0189 (2001-07-10)

Copyright © 2001 Jeff Abbas

  • date of photo  Apr 1, 2001
  • location   Nature Trail, Hollister SRVA (San Benito County, California, US)
  • family Caryophyllaceae
  • camera   Sony Mavica MVC FD-83
  • contributor's ID #  Silene_menziesii_SBCSRVA
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Common Chickweed, Chickweed, Nodding Chickweed (CF, ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Doreen Smith    Feb 19, 2002

    Action: changed name from "Silene menziesii" to "Stellaria media "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Look at the calyx on the bud and developing fruit, this cannot be a Silene. All other features suggest Stellaria.

    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 © 2001 Jeff Abbas. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Jeff Abbas chefjeff[AT] (Replace the [AT] with the @ symbol before sending an email.)


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