QUIZ 1 OF TUCSON OTHER PLANTS
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Here's where you get to assess your current knowledge level and monitor your progress. Repeat the quiz (identification takes lots of practice), watching your score increase, until you are happy with your knowledge level. Practice with real plants and animals whenever possible.

Give yourself 1 point for correct ID and spelling.
Give yourself 1/2 point for correct ID but incorrect spelling.

Note: click on #s below to see quiz picture; click on name to see spotlight
A = 15.5 points. Excellent!
B = 14 points. Good Job!
C = 12 points. Okay.
K < 12 points. Keep Practicing.

1. Janusia (Janusia gracilis)
2. Dodder (Cuscuta spp)
3. Resurrection Plant (Selaginella lepidophylla)
4. Lindheimer's Lip Fern (Cheilanthes lindheimeri)
5
. Narrow Cloak Fern (Notholaena cochisensis)
6. Twining Snapdragon (Maurandya antirrhiniflora)
7. Buffalo Gourd (Cucurbita foetidissima)
8. Fountain Grass (Pennisetum setaceum)
9. Spike Moss (Selaginella arizonica)
10. Wavy Cloak Fern (Notholaena sinuata)
11. Wright's Cliff Brake (Pellaea ternifolia)
12. Rambling Milkweed (Sarcostemma hirtellum)
13.
Desert Mistletoe (Phoradendron californicum)
14. Fluff Grass (Erioneuron pulchellum)
15. Spiny Cliff Brake (Pelleae truncata)
16. Lichens
17. Star Cloak Fern (Notholaena standleyi)

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