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Commelina tuberosa
Commelina tuberosa
Hierba de Pollo
Photographer: Wynn Anderson

ID: 0000 0000 0216 2211 (2016-02-20)

Copyright © 2016 Wynn Anderson

  • date of photo  Oct 4, 2013
  • latitude 29.17210   longitude 107.91580     View on Google Maps.
  • location   State Hiway CH 10 from San Jose Babicora, at km 6, 3.9 miles northeast of junction with CH 11 to Madera, Cerro La Concha (Mcp. Madera, Chihuahua, Mexico)
  • family Commelinaceae
  • plant community   pinyon-oak-juniper woodland at 2225m (7300')
  • notes   Plants in grasses on reddish volcanic rhyolite of on grassy, moderate hillside slope with Dahlia scherffii, Salvia emaciata, Verbena pinetorum, Milla biflora. Note short beak & 3 near equal petals. Original ID as C. coelestis, which is now considered a synonym under C. tuberosa
  • keywords: SMOc
  • contributor's ID #  SMOc 2209
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Hierba de Pollo, Commelina (photographer)
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