NEEDS MORE SIGN-UPS: Asteraceae workshop Sept. 8
This workshop has low enrollment and is in danger of being cancelled.
IF YOU ARE CONSIDERING SIGNING UP FOR THIS CLASS, PLEASE DO SO NOW.
Also, please let the Biology office know that you are sending in your registration:
530-898-5356 or email@example.com
Thank you from Friends of The Chico State Herbarium.
INTRODUCTION TO KEYING THE SUNFLOWERS (ASTERACEAE)
by John Dittes
September 8, 2012, Saturday
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"John Dittes will lead this one day workshop during which participants key as a group and individually, using the "new" 2nd edition Jepson Manual. John provides fresh specimens, usually comprising 40-60 species from approximately 30 genera. Nearly all 15 recognized Sub-Family groups are represented. Emphasis will be placed on terminology, morphology, and taxonomic characters used to circumscribe Sub-Family groups, genera and select species. Specimens are collected from Butte, Tehama, Plumas, Lassen, and Sierra Counties. Beginners, as well as those more advanced wishing to brush up, are invited."