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Species: Vernicia fordii
Annotated Since Imaged?: True
Collection Date: November 21, 1975
Bar Code ID: 000000952
UUID: 7eec9771-8ce5-466c-9cfc-ba2a66a966f4
Collectors: Kent D. Perkins
Collector's Identifier: 148
Flower Buds Present?: False
Flowers Present?: False
Fruit Present?: False
Country: United States
State or Province: Florida
County or Parish: Alachua
Fips Code: 12001
Nearest Named Place: Gainesville
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Verbatim Directions to Locality: vacant lot; just n. of NW 1st Place on w. side of NW 8th St.
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Habitat: overgrown vacant lot.
Plant Morphology Observations: Two red glands present on petiole at base of leaf blade; capsules present, immature green, mature black; tree, ca. 20 ft. tall, reproducing by fruits and suckers.
Local Abundance Observations: locally common.
Type of Donor: Other Research, field or experimental station
Donor: Herbarium of the University of Florida Agricultural Experiment Station
Non digital information?: N

Identification Records

Identifier's Name: Kent D. Perkins
Formal Identification Date: 1975-11-21
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Identification History: Aleurites fordii Hemsl.
Determinavit: det.
Identifier's Name: L.C. Anderson
Text Identification Date: April 2012
Lowest Rank Identified: Species
Identification History: Vernicia fordii (Hemsley) Airy Shaw [=Aleurites fordii Hemsley]
Determinavit: det.

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