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Erythranthe cardinalis

natural science
Erythranthe cardinalis, AK377760, © Auckland Museum CC BY

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Natural Science Specimen

  • Classifier
  • Scientific Name
    Erythranthe cardinalis (Douglas ex Benth.) Spach
  • Classification
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
  • Specimen Category
  • Storage Method
  • Field Collection Place
  • Locality Description
    New Zealand, [South Island,] Canterbury Land District, Christchurch, 115 Packe Street
  • Field Collection Date
    29 Jan 1997
  • Field Collection Notes
    [Original det:] Mimulus cardinalis, W.R. Sykes, 29 Jan 1997.
    Herbaceous perennial, clump-forming, somewhat viscid. Calyx tube ± purple with acute angles. Corolla c.5.5cm long to apex of erect upper lip; limb very irregular, scarlet with dull purple patches at base of lobes; upper lop c.2.2cm long, strongly revolute; lower lip with lateral lobes strongly reflexed; middle lobe c.1.8cm long, spreading outwards; all 3 lower lip lobes emarginate.
    DUP ex CHR (513240), received from Eastwoodhill Arboretum Sept 2018
  • Field Collector
  • Field Collection latitude/longitude
    -43.51506, 172.64431 (± 50 m)
    172.64431, 172.64431 (± 50 m)

  • Last Update
    03 Mar 2023

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