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Castilleja ambigua
Castilleja ambigua
Paintbrush Orthocarpus
Photographer: Brother Alfred Brousseau
Organization: St. Mary's College
Collection: Brousseau

ID: 6212 3041 0631 0074 (1996-12-20)

Copyright © 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

  • date of photo  Jun 5, 1982
  • location   PT. REYES (Marin County, California, US)
  • family Orobanchaceae
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Paintbrush Orthocarpus, Johnny Nip, Johnny-nip (CF, ITIS )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Doreen Smith    Apr 14, 2002

    Action: changed name from "Castilleja rubicundula" to "Castilleja ambigua "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Form of inflorescence is that of C.ambigua, accompanying flower is Lotus formosissimus which often grows with C.ambigua on Pt. Reyes in moist grassland on sandy soil. In Marin C.rubicundula occurs on serpentinite soils .

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