Tolmiea diplomenziesii

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Tolmiea diplomenziesii
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Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Saxifragales
Family: Saxifragaceae
Genus: Tolmiea
T. diplomenziesii
Binomial name
Tolmiea diplomenziesii
Judd, Soltis & P. S. Soltis

The plant Tolmiea diplomenziesii is a member of the genus Tolmiea . It is found mainly in Oregon and California, but it is endemic to the United States. The plant was formerly considered to be part of T. menziesii but was split off as a separate species because while T. menziesii is tetraploid, T. diplomenziesii is diploid. [1] [2]

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  1. "Flora of North America". Retrieved 2014-06-03.
  2. "(PDF) Tolmiea diplomenziesii: A new species from the Pacific Northwest and the diploid sister taxon of the autotetraploid T. menziesii (Saxifragaceae)". ResearchGate. Retrieved 2019-05-09.