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    • American lotus
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    • Nelumbo lutea

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Recent observations

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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jsinghur

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October 1, 2014 08:01 AM CDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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jdavisz

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September 30, 2014 06:57 PM CDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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andrewpayne

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September 5, 2014 01:00 PM CDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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mikegras

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September 20, 2014 09:31 AM CDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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cosmiccat

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September 19, 2014

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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annikaml

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August 18, 2013 09:56 AM CDT

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gbentall

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September 10, 2014 07:35 AM PDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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annikaml

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August 30, 2014 05:25 PM CDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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maractwin

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August 28, 2014 08:55 AM EDT

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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cosmiccat

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August 2, 2014

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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nvarvel

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August 7, 2014

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American lotus Nelumbo lutea

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maractwin

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August 5, 2014 08:31 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

No range data available.