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Myosotis macrosperma, whole plant - in flower - general view
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Myosotis macrosperma, whole plant - in flower - general view

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Myosotis macrosperma, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
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Myosotis macrosperma, inflorescence - frontal view of flower
Myosotis macrosperma, inflorescence - lateral view of flower
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Myosotis macrosperma, inflorescence - lateral view of flower

Myosotis macrosperma, leaf - on upper stem
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Myosotis macrosperma, leaf - on upper stem
Myosotis macrosperma, leaf - basal or on lower stem
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Myosotis macrosperma, leaf - basal or on lower stem

Myosotis macrosperma, leaf - margin of upper + lower surface
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Myosotis macrosperma, leaf - margin of upper + lower surface
Myosotis macrosperma, stem - showing leaf bases
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Myosotis macrosperma, stem - showing leaf bases

Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - juvenile
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Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - juvenile
Myosotis macrosperma, stem - showing leaf bases
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Myosotis macrosperma, stem - showing leaf bases

Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - lateral or general close-up
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Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - lateral or general close-up
Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - section or open
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Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - section or open

Myosotis macrosperma, seed - general view
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Myosotis macrosperma, seed - general view
Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - as borne on the plant
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Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - as borne on the plant

Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - lateral or general close-up
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Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - lateral or general close-up
Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - as borne on the plant
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Myosotis macrosperma, fruit - as borne on the plant
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Andrena nasonii @ RUAC_ENT (1)

Andrena nuda @ RUAC_ENT (1)
Aphididae  Myzus ( @ NCSU (4)

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Myosotis L.
forget-me-not

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General Information
Symbol: MYOSO
Group: Dicot
Family: Boraginaceae
Duration:  
Growth Habit :  
Native Status : AK   I,N
CAN   I,N
GL   I
HI   I
L48   I,N
SPM   I
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   

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Synonyms

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Lamiales
Family Boraginaceae – Borage family
Genus Myosotis L. – forget-me-not

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 12 species of Myosotis . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for species profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Myosotis arvensis</i>
(L.) Hill
Myosotis arvensis
field forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis asiatica</i>
(Vesterg.) Schischkin & Sergievskaja
Myosotis asiatica
Asian forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis azorica</i>
H.C. Watson ex Hook.
Myosotis azorica
Azores forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis canescens</i>
(Michx.) Lehm. [excluded]
Myosotis canescens
Distribution of <i>
Myosotis discolor</i>
Pers.
Myosotis discolor
changing forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis latifolia</i>
Poir.
Myosotis latifolia
broadleaf forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis laxa</i>
Lehm.
Myosotis laxa
bay forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis macrosperma</i>
Engelm.
Myosotis macrosperma
largeseed forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis scorpioides</i>
L.
Myosotis scorpioides
true forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis stricta</i>
Link ex Roem. & Schult.
Myosotis stricta
strict forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis sylvatica</i>
Ehrh.
Myosotis sylvatica
woodland forget-me-not Distribution of <i>
Myosotis verna</i>
Nutt.
Myosotis verna
spring forget-me-not

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Number of matches : 8
Query: SELECT * FROM img WHERE ready=1 and taxon like "Myosotis sp.%" and (lifeform != "specimen_tag" OR lifeform != "Plant") ORDER BY taxon

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Myosotis sp.
Myosotis sp.
Forget Me Nots
ID: 8253 3202 4143 0078 [detail]
Albert P. Bekker
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Myosotis sp.
Myosotis sp.
Forget Me Nots
ID: 8253 3202 4143 0133 [detail]
Albert P. Bekker
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Myosotis sp.
Myosotis sp.
Alpine Forget-me-not
ID: 8266 3261 1040 0009 [detail]
William R. Hewlett
© 1999 California Academy of Sciences

Myosotis sp.
Myosotis sp.
Forget-me-not
ID: 0072 3301 1162 0097 [detail]
Jules Strauss
© 2001 California Academy of Sciences

Myosotis sp.
Myosotis sp.
ID: 0000 0000 0506 2444 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

Myosotis sp.
Myosotis sp.
ID: 0000 0000 0506 2445 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

Myosotis sp.
Myosotis sp.
ID: 0000 0000 0808 0287 [detail]
© 2008 Mike Ireland

Myosotis sp.
Myosotis sp.
ID: 0000 0000 0311 1013 [detail]
© 2011 Louis-M. Landry

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