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Tufted Fleabane

Erigeron caespitosus Nutt.

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Erigeron caespitosus (Tufted Fleabane) is a species of perennial herb in the family Asteraceae. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Canada, Alaska, and The Contiguous United States. They have broad leaves and achenes. Flowers are visited by Hylaeus wootoni, Geron senilis, Paragus haemorrhous, and Villa alternata.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of tufted fleabane. View this species on GBIF