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Giant Loebelia (Lobelia rhynchopetalum) in the Bale Mountains of Ethiopia. Giant Lobelias are typical and very often endemic to the high mountains and plateaus of East Africa. They are adapted to the daily change between frost in the nights and the heat of the tropical days as well as the extreme UV radiation of African mountains. Africa, East Africa, Ethiopia

© Martin Zwick / Biosphoto

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Image size: 5616x3744 pixels (18.7"x12.5" @300dpi)

Shooting date : 2010-01-22

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Area / Mountain

Ambiance / Seasons / Tropical season / Dry Season

Flora / Campanulales order / Lobeliaceae family / Lobelia (Lobelia sp) / Giant Lobelia (Lobelia rhynchopetalum)

Species / Species particularity / Mountain Species


Science / Meteorology / Meteorological phenomenon / Sky / blue sky

Environment / Biodiversity management / Environment management / Environment protection / National park

Africa / East Africa / Horn of Africa / Ethiopia / Oromia Region / Bale Mountains (National Park)

Organism / Morphology / Morphology (botany) / Woody plant / Shrub

Species / Species particularity / Endemic

Earth's crust / Landform / Plateau

Aridity (Concept)

Species / Species particularity / Mountain plant

Earth's crust / Landform / Summit

Ambiance / Chill

Shot / Overview

Enumeration / Alone

Science / Meteorology / Meteorological phenomenon / Frost

Science / Meteorology / Meteorological phenomenon / Sky / Cloud

Enumeration / Nobody

Latin keywords

Eukaryota / Archaeplastida / Chlorobionta / Embryophyta / Tracheophyta / Spermatophyta / Phanerogamae / Angiospermae / Dicotyledoneae / Campanulales / Lobeliaceae / Lobelia

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