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China Aster

Callistephus chinensis (L.) Nees

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Callistephus chinensis (China Aster) is a species of annual herb in the family Asteraceae. They are associated with freshwater habitat. They are native to China. They have achenes. Flowers are visited by Disonycha latifrons, small white, and Red-belted Bumble Bee.

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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 China aster. View this species on GBIF