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Lesser Celandine (Ficaria verna)

Observed: 6th April 2010 By: MickETalbotMickETalbot’s reputation in PlantsMickETalbot’s reputation in PlantsMickETalbot’s reputation in PlantsMickETalbot’s reputation in Plants
Lesser Celandine (Ficaria verna)
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martinjohnbishop's picture

I entered Ficaria verna

and pressed save.

Wildlife Ranger's picture

i-spot

worked for me Martin - enter the latin and do not touch the drop down boxes and it should accept your input

for Micks benefit here is a link to current taxonomy in Stace 3 HTH

http://www.thewildflowersociety.com/wfs_news/1z_news_stace_ed3_28_04_10.htm

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martinjohnbishop's picture

What if Stace is wrong?

I must have inadvertently touched a box.

http://www.theplantlist.org/tpl/record/kew-2809356

Seems not though.

lavateraguy's picture

There is a degree ...

... of arbitrariness to defining genera. But if you insist, as people generally do nowadays, that genera be monophyletic, you either have to exclude Ficaria from Ranunculus, or include Myosurus and (IIRC) Adonis.

Wildlife Ranger's picture

Ficaria

I think it has been ratified by agreement and with DNA analaysis and all that jazzin mind and stace has accepted the current taxonomical consensus hence his 2010 revision . As always the data bases do not necessary keep pace with changes If he is wrong then we are all in the Dark :-) and I should like to name it the " Spring Thing"

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