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Polemonium pulcherrimum var. shastense; Mt. Shasta sky pilot   

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Polemonium pulcherrimum var. shastense
Polemonium pulcherrimum var. shastense
Mt. Shasta sky pilot
Photographer: Eric White

ID: 0000 0000 0712 1218 (2012-07-17)

Copyright © 2012 Eric White

  • date of photo  Aug 8, 2010
  • latitude 41.37762   longitude -122.21198   max error distance 2926 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Mt. Shasta, The Heart in upper Avalanche Gulch base of Red Banks (Siskiyou County, California, US)
  • family Polemoniaceae
  • plant community   Volcanic talus
  • notes   This photo is from one of the higher populations observed on Mt. Shasta (highest 12,800 ft./3902 m southeast side of mountain, Clear Creek route). Elevation photo around 12,500 ft./3811m, south-southwest aspect. Note Red Banks formation in background. Area known as 'The Heart'; several plants in upper portion.
  • camera   Olympus Stylus 790 SW
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Mt. Shasta sky pilot
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Julie Kierstead    Feb 4, 2016

    Action: changed name from "Polemonium pulcherrimum var. pilosum" to "Polemonium pulcherrimum var. shastense "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "per Stubbs & Patterson, MADRONO, Vol. 60, No. 3, pp. 243–248, 2013"

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