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Plant Fact Sheets

Plant Fact Sheet - Desert Madwort (Alyssum desertorum Stapf) (PDF; 96 KB) Jacobs, J. 2012. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. 2p. (ID# 11292).

Plant fact sheet for orange eye butterflybush (Buddleja davidii) (PDF; 150 KB) Young-Mathews, A. 2011. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. September 2011. 2p. (ID# 10659).

Plant Fact Sheet - Hoary Alyssum (Berteroa incana L. DC.) (PDF; 256 KB) Jacobs, J. and J. Mangold 2009. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. 2p. (ID# 8521).

Species Alternatives for Russian Olive in Conservation Plantings (PDF; 178 KB) Tober, D.A., C. Stange, and M. Knudson 2006. USDA, NRCS. Bismarck, ND. February 2006. 2p. (ID# 6469).

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Plant Guides

Barbwire Russian Thistle (PDF; 791 KB) Christopher Bernau 2018. (ID# 13348).

Prickly Russian Thistle (PDF; 993 KB) Christopher Bernau and Eric Eldredge 2018. (ID# 13347).

Himalayan Blackberry Plant Guide (PDF; 662 KB) Stannard, M.E. 2014. PLANTS. Pullman. Jan 2014. 3p. (ID# 12147).

Plant Guide for Leafy spurge (Euphorbia esula) (PDF; 273 KB) St. John, L. (editor) 2014. Aberdeen Plant Materials Center. Aberdeen, Idaho. January 24, 2014. 4p. (ID# 12069).

Ground Ivy Plant Guide (PDF; 271 KB) Pavek, P. 2013. Pullman WA. April 2013. 4p. (ID# 11819).

Dog Rose Plant Guide (PDF; 347 KB) Pavek, P. 2012. Pullman, WA. November 2012. 3p. (ID# 11562).

Plant Guide - Spotted Knapweed (Centaurea stoebe L.) (PDF; 189 KB) Jacobs, J. 2012. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. 5p. (ID# 11294).

Plant Guide for Canadian horseweed (Conyza canadensis) (PDF; 192 KB) Tilley, D. 2012. Idaho Plant Materials Program. Aberdeen, Idaho. 11/16/12. 3p. (ID# 11469).

Plant Guide for common reed (Phragmites australis) (PDF; 315 KB) Tilley, D. and L. St. John 2012. Idaho Plant Materials Program. Aberdeen, ID. 10/10/2012. 5p. (ID# 11456).

Sweetbriar Rose Plant Guide (PDF; 397 KB) Pavek, P. 2012. Pullman, WA. November 2012. 3p. (ID# 11563).

Plant Guide - Yellow Starthistle (Centaurea solstitialis L.) (PDF; 231 KB) Jacobs, J., J. Mangold, H. Parkinson, M. Medley, and D. Ogle 2011. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. 3p. (ID# 10613).

Plant Guide - Blueweed (Echium vulgare L.) (PDF; 88 KB) Jacobs, J., M. Graves, and J. Mangold 2010. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. 4p. (ID# 9878).

Plant Guide - Paleyellow Iris (Iris pseudacorus L.) (PDF; 115 KB) Jacobs, J., M. Graves, and J. Mangold 2010. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. September 2010. 4p. (ID# 9886).

Plant Guide - Tall Buttercup (Ranunculus acris L.) (PDF; 93 KB) Jacobs, J., M. Graves, and J. Mangold 2010. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. September 2010. 5p. (ID# 9887).

Plant Guide for Kochia Kochia scoparia (L.) (PDF; 995 KB) Casey, P.A. 2010. Manhattan Plant Materials Center. Manhattan, KS. 6p. (ID# 9631).

Plant Guide - Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum L.) (PDF; 78 KB) Jacobs, J.S. and J. Mangold 2009. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. 3p. (ID# 8524).

Plant Guide - Rush Skeletonweed (Chondrilla juncea L.) (PDF; 96 KB) Jacobs, J. and K. Goodwin 2009. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. 4p. (ID# 9097).

Plant Guide - Tansy Ragwort (Senecio jacobaea L.) (PDF; 175 KB) Jacobs, J.S. and S. Sing 2009. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. 6p. (ID# 8653).

Ventenata Plant Guide (PDF; 152 KB) Scheinost, P., M. Stannard, and T. Prather 2009. WA NRCS. Pullman, WA. 11/2008. 3p. (ID# 8372).

Cheatgrass (PDF; 105 KB) Ogle, D.G., M. Skinner, L. St. John, J. Briggs and E. Neese 2008. USDA NRCS. Boise, ID. November 2008. 5p. (ID# 8317).

Halogeton Plant Guide (PDF; 274 KB) Tilley, D.J., D.G. Ogle, and L. St. John 2008. Aberdeen PMC. Aberdeen, ID. 20 Mar 2008. 3p. (ID# 7795).

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Major Publications

Common Weeds in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands/ Malezas Comunes en Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes Americanas, Part 1, Introducción/Introduction (PDF; 485 KB) Mas, E. and M. de L. Lugo-Torres 2015. Puerto Rico PMS. Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. 2013. 10p. (ID# 12612).

Common Weeds in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands/ Malezas Comunes en Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes Americanas (PDF; 28.5 MB) Mas, E. and M. de L. Lugo-Torres 2013. Puerto Rico PMS. Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. 2013. 395p. (ID# 12611).

Common Weeds in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands/ Malezas Comunes en Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes Americanas, Part 2, Descriptiones de las Especies A-D/ Species Descriptions A-D (PDF; 9 MB) Mas, E. and M. de L. Lugo-Torres 2013. Puerto Rico PMS. Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. 2013. 117p. (ID# 12613).

Common Weeds in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands/ Malezas Comunes en Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes Americanas, Part 3, Descriptiones de las Especies E-M/ Species Descriptions E-M (PDF; 7.5 MB) Mas, E. and M. de L. Lugo-Torres 2013. Puerto Rico PMS. Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. 2013. 94p. (ID# 12614).

Common Weeds in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands/ Malezas Comunes en Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes Americanas, Part 4, Descriptiones de las Especies N-S/ Species Descriptions N-S (PDF; 8.5 MB) Mas, E. and M. de L. Lugo-Torres 2013. Puerto Rico PMS. Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. 2013. 110p. (ID# 12608).

Common Weeds in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands/ Malezas Comunes en Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes Americanas, Part 5, Descriptiones de las Especies T-Z/ Species Descriptions T-Z (PDF; 3.1 MB) Mas, E. and M. de L. Lugo-Torres 2013. Puerto Rico PMS. Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. 2013. 38p. (ID# 12609).

Common Weeds in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands/ Malezas Comunes en Puerto Rico e Islas Vírgenes Americanas, Part 6, Índice de nombres técnicos y comunes en Español e Inglés/ Index of technical and common names in Spanish and English (PDF; 327 KB) Mas, E. and M. de L. Lugo-Torres 2013. Puerto Rico PMS. Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. 2013. 26p. (ID# 12610).

Chapter 2 - Plant Materials Selections and Seeding Equipment Modifications (PDF; 2.9 MB) Ogle, D.G., L. St. John, and T. Jones 2006. University of Nevada - Reno (many other cooperators) - CREES Agreement No. 2001-52103-11322. Reno, NV. December 14, 2006. 195p. (ID# 7077).

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Release Brochures

'Zorro' Annual Fescue Release Brochure (PDF; 233 KB) Lockeford Plant Materials Center Staff 2012. Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. June 2012. 2p. (ID# 11064).

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Refereed Journal Articles

Secondary Invasion and Reinvasion after Russian-Olive Removal and Revegetation (PDF; 475 KB) Espeland, E., Muscha, J., Scianna, J., Kilian, R., West, N. and M. Petersen 2018. Weed Society of America, Invasive Plant Science and Management 2017. 2017. 10p. (ID# 13339).

Cooperative Prevention Systems to Protect Rangelands from the Spread of Invasive Plants (PDF; 499 KB) Goodwin, K., R. Sheley, J. Jacobs, S. Wood, M. Manoukian, M. Schuldt, E. Miller, and S. Sackman 2012. Rangelands. Society for Range Management. 34 (1). 6p. (ID# 11155).

Evaluation of Herbicides for Restoring Native Grasses in Buffelgrass-Dominated Grasslands (PDF; 283 KB) Tjelmeland, A., T. Fulbright, and J. Lloyd-Reilley 2008. Restoration Ecology. Vol. 16, No. 2, June 2008. 7p. (ID# 7953).

Key Attributes Influence the Performance of Local Weed Management Programs in the Southwest United States (PDF; null) Hershdorfer, M.E., M.E. Fernandez-Gimenez, and L.D. Howery 2007. Society for Range Management, Rangeland Ecology and Management. Lawrence, Kansas. 60 (3). 10p. (ID# 7295).

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Final Study Report

Technical Note 65: Vegetative Control of Medusahead (PDF; 102 KB) Dyer, D. 2001. USDA-NRCS Lockeford Plant Materials Center. Lockeford, CA. TN-65. 2p. (ID# 497).

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Published Symposium Proceedings

Cape May Point State Park-A Case Study for Improving the Maritime Forest (PDF; 32 KB) Miller, C. and M. Pelligrine 2012. New Jersey Sea Grant. July 2009. 4p. (ID# 11007).

Species Selection, Seed Procurement and Truax Drill Modifications (PDF; 12 KB) Ogle, D.G. and L. St. John 2007. USDA NRCS. Reno, NV. February 2007. 1p. (ID# 7078).

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Technical Notes

Technical Note-Invasive-06-MT-1: Ecology and Management of Spotted Knapweed (Centaurea maculosa Lam.) (PDF; 406 kb) Jacobs, J. 2006. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-1. 15p. (ID# 13098).

Technical Note-Invasive-07-MT-10: Ecology and Management of Dyer's Woad (Isatis tinctoria L.) (PDF; 419 KB) Jacobs, J. and M. Pokorny 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-10. 9p. (ID# 13107).

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-100: Russian Wildrye Psathyrostachys juncea: An Introduced Conservation Grass for Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 223 KB) Hybner, R. 2014. Bridger PMC. Bridger PMC. MT-100. 5p. (ID# 12310).

Technical Note-PM-14-MT-101: Hybrid Wheatgrass Elymus hoffmannii: Introduced Grasses for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 335 KB) Hybner, R., L. St. John, H. Steppuhn 2014. Bridger PMC. Bridger, MT. MT-101. 6p. (ID# 12311).

Technical Note-PM-15-MT-107: Russian Olive: Effect of Seed Burial Depth on Seedling Emergence and Seed Viability (PDF; 345 KB) Hybner, R., Dr. E. Espeland 2015. Bridger PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-107. 6p. (ID# 12458).

Technical Note-PM-15-MT-109: Restoring Perennial Grass Structure and Composition to Cheatgrass Infested Rangeland and Pastures in Western Montana (PDF; 749 KB) Jacobs, J. and J. Scianna 2015. Bozeman, MT. Bozeman, MT. MT-109. 9p. (ID# 12703).

Technical Note-Invasive-07-MT-11: Ecology and Management of Perennial Pepperweed (Lepidium latifolium L.) (PDF; 592 KB) Jacobs, J. and J. Mangold 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-11. 8p. (ID# 13108).

Technical Note-PM-16-MT-114: Sandberg Bluegrass - Poa secunda. A Native Grass for Conservation Use in Montana and Wyoming (PDF; 529 KB) Scianna, J. and R. Winslow 2016. Bridger, Montana PMC. Bozeman, MT. MT-114. 5p. (ID# 12935).

Technical Note-Invasive-07-MT-12: Ecology and Management of Whitetop (Cardaria draba (L.) Desv.) (PDF; 579 KB) Jacobs, J. 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-12. 9p. (ID# 13109).

Technical Note-Invasive-07-MT-13: Ecology and Management of Saltcedar (Tamarix ramosissima, T. chinensis and T. ramosissima x T. chinensis hybrids) (PDF; 193 KB) Jacobs, J. and S. Sing 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-13. 12p. (ID# 13110).

Technical Note-Invasive-07-MT-14: Ecology and Management of Common St. Johnswort (Hypericum perforatum L.) (PDF; 147 KB) Jacobs, J. 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-14. 11p. (ID# 13111).

Technical Note-Invasive-07-MT-15: Developing Invasive Weed Prevention Areas for Rangeland Ecosystems (PDF; 147 KB) Goodwin, K. and J. Jacobs 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-15. 8p. (ID# 13112).

Technical Note-Invasive-08-MT-16: Ecology and Management of Invasive Hawkweeds (Hieracium spp) (PDF; 271 KB) Jacobs, J. and J. Wiese 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-16. 10p. (ID# 7731).

Technical Note-Invasive-08-MT-17: Ecology and Management of Sulfur Cinquefoil (Potentilla recta L.) (PDF; 381 KB) Jacobs, J. 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-17. 11p. (ID# 7732).

Basic Biology, Distribution and Vegetative Suppression of Four Knapweed Species (PDF; 70 KB) Stannard, M. 2004. USDA-NRCS. Boise, Idaho. ID PM TN No. 18; July 2004. 10p. (ID# 5594).

Technical Note-Invasive-06-MT-2: Ecology and Management of Leafy Spurge (Euphorbia esula L.) (PDF; 563 KB) Jacobs, J. 2006. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-2. 11p. (ID# 13099).

Technical Note 21: Roses of the Inland Pacific Northwest (PDF; 2.5 MB) Pavek, P. and D. Skinner 2013. Pullman WA. April 2013. 22p. (ID# 11818).

Technical Note-Invasive-08-MT-21: Ecology and Management of Purple Loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria L.) (PDF; 225 KB) Jacobs, J. 2008. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-21. 9p. (ID# 8111).

Bush Lespedeza- Invasive Wildlife Plant (PDF; 438 KB) Owsley, M. 2008. e-fotg Georgia NRCS Athens Ga. Athens Ga. January 2008 P M Technical Note # 22. 4p. (ID# 7775).

Technical Note-Invasive-08-MT-22: Ecology and Management of Hoary Alyssum (Berteroa incana (L.) DC.) (PDF; 288 KB) Jacobs, J. and J. Mangold 2008. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-22. 7p. (ID# 8346).

Technical Note-Invasive-09-MT-23: Ecology and Management of Eurasian Watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum L.) (PDF; 115 KB) Jacobs, J. and J. Mangold 2009. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-23. 6p. (ID# 8523).

Technical Note-Invasive-09-MT-24: Ecology and Management of Tansy Ragwort (Senecio jacobaea L) (PDF; 196 KB) Jacobs, J. and S. Sing 2009. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-24. 13p. (ID# 8652).

Technical Note-Invasive-09-MT-25: Ecology and Management of Rush Skeletonweed (Chondrilla juncea L.) (PDF; 180 KB) Jacobs, J. and K. Goodwin 2009. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-25. 10p. (ID# 9096).

Technical Note-Invasive-09-MT-26: Ecology and Management of Blueweed (Echium vulgare L.) (PDF; 150 KB) Graves, M., J. Mangold, and J. Jacobs 2009. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-26. 7p. (ID# 9890).

Technical Note-Invasive-10-MT-27: Ecology and Management of Tall Buttercup (Ranunculus acris L.) (PDF; 97 KB) Jacobs, J., M. Graves, and J. Mangold 2010. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-27. 8p. (ID# 9891).

Technical Note-Invasive-10-MT-28: Ecology and Management of Yellowflag Iris (Iris pseudacorus L.) (PDF; 147 KB) Jacobs, J., M. Graves, and J. Mangold 2010. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-28. 6p. (ID# 9892).

Technical Note-Invasive-10-MT-29: Biology, Ecology, and Management of Scotch Broom (Cytisus scoparius L.) (PDF; 132 KB) Graves, M., J. Mangold, and J. Jacobs 2010. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-29. 7p. (ID# 9888).

Technical Note-Invasive-06-MT-3: Ecology and Management of Dalmatian Toadflax (Linaria dalmatica (L.) Mill.) (PDF; 549 KB) Jacobs, J. and S. Sing 2006. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-3. 9p. (ID# 13100).

Technical Note-Invasive-10-MT-30: Biology, Ecology and Management of Russian Olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia L.) and Saltcedar (Tamarix ramosissima, T. chinensis and their hybrids) (PDF; 113 KB) Combs, J. 2010. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive MT-30. 10p. (ID# 13113).

Technical Note-Invasive-11-MT-31: Russian Olive (Elaeagnus angustifolia L.) Distribution Mapping for the Upper Yellowstone River and Tributaries Using Feature Analysis Software, an Extension for ArcMap (PDF; 32 KB) Combs, J. and T. Potter 2011. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-31. 2p. (ID# 13114).

Technical Note-Invasive-11-MT-32: Ecology and Management of Yellow Starthistle (Centaurea solstitialis L.) (PDF; 264 KB) Jacobs, J., J. Mangold, H. Parkinson, and M. Graves 2011. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-32. 6p. (ID# 10433).

Technical Note-Invasive-11-MT-33: Ecology and Management of Flowering Rush (Butomus umbellatus L.) (PDF; 324 KB) Jacobs, J., J. Mangold, H. Parkinson, V. Dupuis and P. Rice 2011. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-33. 9p. (ID# 10617).

Technical Note-Invasive-17-MT-34: Ecology and Management of Invasive Knotweeds (Polygonum spp.) (PDF; 1.8 MB) Parkinson, H., M. Pokorny, J. Mangold, and J. Scianna 2017. USDA-NRCS, Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-34. 13p. (ID# 13168).

History, biology, and suppression of Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica) (PDF; 271 KB) Johnson, S. 2006. USDA NRCS Corvallis Plant Materials Center. Corvallis, OR. April 2006. 4p. (ID# 6860).

Technical Note-Invasive-06-MT-4: Integrating Herbicides and Revegetation on a Leafy Spurge Infested Pasture in the Bitterroot Valley, Montana (PDF; 162 KB) Jacobs, J. and A. Knudsen 2006. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-4. 9p. (ID# 13101).

Technical Note-Invasive-06-MT-5: Ecology and Management of Canada Thistle (Cirsium arvense (L.) Scop.) (PDF; 977 KB) Jacobs, J., J. Sciegienka, and F. Menalled 2006. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-5. 11p. (ID# 13102).

Technical Note No. 59. Ecology and Management of Canadian Horseweed (Conyza canadensis) (PDF; 335 KB) Tilley, D. 2012. Idaho Plant Materials Program. Aberdeen, Idaho. 11/19/12. 5p. (ID# 11471).

Technical Note-Invasive-06-MT-6: Ecology and Management of Yellow Toadflax (Linaria vulgaris (L.) Mill.) (PDF; 317 KB) Jacobs, J. and S. Sing 2006. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-6. 9p. (ID# 13103).

Technical Note-Invasive-06-MT-7: Ecology and Management of Russian Knapweed (Acroptilon repens (L.) DC) (PDF; 401 KB) Jacobs, J. and K. Denny 2006. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-7. 9p. (ID# 13104).

Technical Note-Invasive-07-MT-8: Ecology and Management of Houndstongue (Cynoglossum officinale L.) (PDF; 292 KB) Jacobs, J. and S. Sing 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-8. 7p. (ID# 13105).

Technical Note-PM-12-MT-86: Russian olive Elaeagnus angustifolia L. Seed Longevity (PDF; 199 KB) Scianna, J.D. 2012. Bridger, MT. Bozeman, MT. MT-86. 4p. (ID# 11276).

Technical Note-Invasive-07-MT-9: Ecology and Management of Field Bindweed (Convolvulus arvensis L.) (PDF; 254 KB) Jacobs, J. 2007. USDA-NRCS Montana State Office. Bozeman, MT. Invasive-MT-9. 9p. (ID# 13106).

Technical Note-Agronomy-17-MT-92: Palmer Amaranth (Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson) (PDF; 307 KB) Hensleigh, P. and M. Pokorny 2017. USDA-NRCS, Bozeman State Office. Agronomy-MT-92. 5p. (ID# 13127).

Technical Note-Invasive-18-MT-35: Ecology and Management of Phragmites (Phragmites australis ssp. australis) (PDF; 928 KB) Pokorny, M., N. Orloff, and J. Mangold 2018. USDA-NRCS, Montana State Office. Bozeman. Invasive-MT-35. 12p. (ID# 13314).

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