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  Polanisia jamesii (Torr. & A.Gray) H.H.Iltis image
Photographer: Derek Anderson           

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson

Derek Anderson
Family Cleomaceae
Polanisia jamesii (Torr. & A.Gray) H.H.Iltis
James' clammy-weed, James' cristatella
Polanisia: from poly for "many" and ansos for "unequal," referring to how this differs from the stamens in Cleome
jamesii: for Edwin James (1797-1861); botanist, geologist, and military surgeon
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Status: Special Concern
Plant: annual forb

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