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Ranunculus acris

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Ranunculus acris, AK381762, © Auckland Museum CC BY

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  • Classifier
  • Scientific Name
    Ranunculus acris L.
  • Classification
  • Family
  • Genus
  • Species
  • Specimen Category
  • Storage Method
  • Field Collection Place
  • Locality Description
    New Zealand, North Island, NE Taranaki, Kaimiro, near south end of Alfred Road, Taranaki Mahood-Lowe Reserve
  • Field Collection Date
    30 Jan 2021
  • Field Collection Notes
    Frequent in a rank exotic grassy strip c.20m wide between the tall kamahi forest purchased by the Native Forest Restoration Trust. Stems erect, 60-80cm tall, flowers shiny yellow. Among browntop, Yorkshire fog, sweet vernal, Eragrostis brownii, Lotus pedunculatus, and Plantago lanceolata.
    Collected during the Auckland Botanical Society trip to Taranaki, 39 Jan-1 Feb 2021
  • Field Collector
  • Field Collection latitude/longitude
    -39.20831, 174.11819 (± 10 m)
    174.11819, 174.11819 (± 10 m)

  • Last Update
    10 May 2021

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