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Trillium ovatum
Trillium ovatum
western wakerobin
Photographer: John Doyen

ID: 0000 0000 0820 1888 (2020-08-16)

Copyright © 2020 John Doyen

  • date of photo  May 24, 2011
  • location   15 mi. S. Lord Ellis Summit, 2800'. (Trinity County, California, US)
  • family Plantaginaceae
  • notes   Lepidopteran larva (Lycaenidae?) feeding on bud.
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   western wakerobin, pacific Trillium
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Sydney Carothers    Apr 16, 2021

    Action: changed name from "Synthyris reniformis" to "Trillium ovatum "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Synthris reniformis is a 4-petaled dicot in the current Plantaginaceae.

    The photo is of a Trillium, likely T. ovatum, a monocot w/ 3 petals in the Melanthiaceae."

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