Systematics of Hydrophylloideae (Boraginaceae)

Posts tagged “species concept

A pocket full of posies

emmenanthe rosea


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plate illustrations begin


happy hydrophylls at the sjsu herbarium

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mermaid friend

pink is punk on the beach


reading inside reading outside reading

reading inside

reading outside

 

 

 

 

 


drowning in diploids

drowning in diploids


studying to write a draft quiz

plant morphology quiz prep


In a princedom by the sea

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Glück in die luft

 

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you’ve got the midas touch, everythink turns to gold

youve got the midas toucher youre head is full of gold


botany and branching rainbograms

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your flora is so big and your species are so many

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shallow time sampling

this is what time looks like


normal science

suggest the possibility


disco buoy, beach ball

beach ball


time travel

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Nemophila_maculata

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Journal of the Horticultural Society of London 3_319–320_1848


high speed Arbeitsplatz

going east

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boraginaceae meeting – day one

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one name at a time

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Phacelia sp., what is it?

I didn’t collect a voucher because I didn’t have a permit, and because all I saw was the one plant. It was so weird and I stared at it for an hour and all I wanted to do was kill it for history and it has haunted me for years. It keys out as one currently accepted entity, and can kind of sort of fit a few possible characteristics of the synonyms, but not in any satisfying way, because it really isn’t any of them, and it is so obviously different, you know? I would just like a good way to make sure. Using the SCIENCE. I have seen a couple of photos similar on the internetz, so if you see something that looks like this plant out in the drought fields, make a duplicate voucher and send it my way. Or not, and describe a new species yourself. I will thank you either way, because then there will be an answer. And it will have a name.

what?

what?what?

 


Ammonite Problems

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Peter H. Raven’s got my back, yo

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OriginRelationshipsCAFlora1stEdition


CAS field trip

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Trigger in the CAS IZG department

microfossils

CLAUDEandFriends

jellies

the terrestrial to the marine

always, always looking to the sky


Mosasaurus flipper swim

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