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Maggi Young

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Re: Negev Desert - Israel
« Reply #90 on: October 09, 2010, 12:34:19 PM »
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So what Oron calls Drimia maritima is what was previously called Urginea maritima
http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/synonomy.do?accepted_id=305015&repSynonym_id=288627&name_id=305015&status=true

 Fascinating.... it has been both Scilla  (Scylla ) AND Charybdis!  :o
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Re: Negev Desert - Israel
« Reply #91 on: October 09, 2010, 12:44:53 PM »
Fantastic flora... and fauna  ;D Thanks Oron !
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Re: Negev Desert - Israel
« Reply #92 on: October 09, 2010, 03:29:51 PM »
Most welcome Nicole and thank you Meggi for the links.

And as Oron is clearly very upto date with taxonomy    ;D ;)
what he calls Prospero was previously included in part of Scilla.  

Not an easy task Diane, for each new name i learn , ten names are being deleted automatically...
Probably the age or my brain  is just transforming to become a bulb ;)
« Last Edit: October 09, 2010, 03:36:33 PM by Oron Peri »
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Re: Negev Desert - Israel
« Reply #93 on: October 09, 2010, 04:05:58 PM »
Most interesting topic Oron !!  :o
Hard to believe that a desert can be such a lively place... :D
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Re: Negev Desert - Israel
« Reply #94 on: October 09, 2010, 04:47:01 PM »
Oron, if your brain is like Drimia maritima bulb..... :o ;D
Thank's for this Negev post, as it's really a fantastic area.
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Re: Negev Desert - Israel
« Reply #95 on: October 10, 2010, 02:12:40 PM »
A super thread Oron, what temperatures are we talking about in the Negev at this time of year?
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Re: Negev Desert - Israel
« Reply #96 on: October 10, 2010, 07:03:40 PM »
A super thread Oron, what temperatures are we talking about in the Negev at this time of year?

Thank you you Shelagh

Temperatures this week in the Upper area, are about 16c night 27c during the day with 30% humidity.
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