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    • Nelumbo lutea

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Recent observations

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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layla

Date

June 7, 2013

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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chelsieracey

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October 29, 2013

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Square

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matthewherron

Date

October 20, 2013 02:56 PM CDT

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matthewherron

Date

September 30, 2013 12:39 PM CDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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bouteloua

Date

August 22, 2013

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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finatic

Date

August 15, 2013 04:37 PM PDT

Description

Madison County, Illinois, US

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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finatic

Date

August 16, 2013 08:47 AM PDT

Description

St. Charles County, Missouri, US

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American lotus (Nelumbo lutea) Nelumbo lutea

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vfazio

Date

August 20, 2013

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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finatic

Date

August 17, 2013 04:38 PM PDT

Description

Obion County, Tennessee, US

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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bouteloua

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August 16, 2013

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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vfazio

Date

August 13, 2013

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Square

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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maractwin

Date

July 24, 2013 07:09 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Nelumbo lutea is a species of flowering plant in the monotypic family Nelumbonaceae. Common names include American lotus, yellow lotus, water-chinquapin, and volée. It is native to North America. The Linnaean binomial Nelumbo lutea (Willd.) is the currently recognized name for this species, which has been classified under the former names Nelumbium luteum and Nelumbo pentapetala, among others.

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Conservation Summary

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