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Calochortus venustus; Square Mariposa Tulip   

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Calochortus venustus
Calochortus venustus
Square Mariposa Tulip
Photographer: Brother Alfred Brousseau
Organization: St. Mary's College
Collection: Brousseau

ID: 5208 1611 1726 0025 (1996-03-14)

Copyright © 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

  • date of photo  unknown
  • location   California, US
  • family Liliaceae
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Butterfly Mariposa Lily (CF, ITIS ) Square Mariposa Tulip, White Mariposa (photographer)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Stephen Lowens    May 4, 2002

    Action: commented on photo

    Reviewer's comments:
         "The key to defining C. venustus is a rectangular shape of hairs covering a "gland." In this photo, it is not clear that the gland hairs form a rectangle. Other possibilities for this photo include C. superbus and C. vestae. Use with caution!

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