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  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 菊科
  • Scientific Names
    • Asteraceae
    • Compositae
  • English
    • Sunflower Family
    • Daisy family
  • Spanish
    • Margaritas y parientes
    • Compuestas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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Observer

annemirdl

Date

December 28, 2014

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Observer

annemirdl

Date

December 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Observer

annemirdl

Date

December 28, 2014

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

smooth mule-ears Wyethia glabra

Observer

bob-dodge

Date

February 27, 2015

Description

right along the fence on the trail leading to the beginning of Trail 2

Photos / Sounds

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What

cudweed Genus Pseudognaphalium

Observer

finatic

Date

February 21, 2015 12:35 PM PST

Description

Santa Barbara County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

goldfields Genus Lasthenia

Observer

bob-dodge

Date

February 20, 2015

Photos / Sounds

What

cinchweed Pectis papposa

Observer

finatic

Date

February 8, 2015 12:38 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

White Bursage Ambrosia dumosa

Observer

finatic

Date

February 8, 2015 04:04 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

cinchweed Pectis papposa

Observer

finatic

Date

February 8, 2015 02:53 PM PST

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Seaside Daisy Erigeron glaucus

Observer

finatic

Date

February 16, 2015 02:22 PM PST

Description

Mendocino County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

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What

Seaside Daisy Erigeron glaucus

Observer

finatic

Date

February 16, 2015 02:21 PM PST

Description

Mendocino County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Sunflower Family Family Asteraceae

Observer

sindic

Date

May 8, 1999
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Description from Wikipedia

Asteraceae or Compositae (commonly referred to as the aster, daisy, or sunflower family) is an exceedingly large and widespread family of Angiospermae. The group has more than 23,000 currently accepted species, spread across 1,620 genera (list) and 12 subfamilies. In terms of numbers of species, Asteraceae is rivaled only by Orchidaceae. (Which of the two families is actually larger is unclear, owing to uncertainty about exactly how many species exist in each family). The main feature...

No range data available.