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Lluglys gludiog

Plantae
Eu-dicots (True dicotyledons)
Caryophyllales
Family: Caryophyllaceae
Radnorshire

This is the first species I have photographed this year that has a new name (Silene viscaria) in the definitive flora for the UK - Stace - New Flora of the British Isles, Third Edition.

Floralimages will update all changed names (maintaining reference to the old ones) sometime later in 2010.

At least this one has not changed family…
13 May 2010
Category: Wild-growing plants and fungi of the British Isles
 
British Isles status: native
Vulnerable
Rare
Perennial


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Photographer: J R Crellin

About the picture:
NIKON D700
13/05/2010 11:37:19
1/100 sec - F/18
Lens: 105mm f/2.8 G VR
Sensitivity: ISO 400
Exp. compensation: -0.7 EV
Depth of field: 0.01 m (0.35 - 0.36)
Light value: 13.0



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