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Chimaphila maculata,
spotted wintergreen

Family Ericaceae
spotted wintergreen

Spotted wintergreen back of leaves, Barry County, MI, August 2012
Chimaphila have now been placed in the heath family, they were in the former Pyrolaceae. Also called striped wintergreen.

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