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Uropappus lindleyi


Uropappus lindleyi
Uropappus lindleyi

Life form2, 3: forb, annual
Habitat: valleys, bajadas, washes
leaf presence3: leaves usually present
leaf arrangement3: basal
leaf format3: simple
leaf shape3: linear to lanceolate
leaf surface3: smooth
leaf margin3: entire or pinnatifid
Flower color2: yellow
Flowering period2: Mar. to June
Armament2, 3: spineless
Family1, 2, 3: Asteraceae (sunflower family)
Conserved or Obsolete Family1: Compositae (composite family)
Synonym(s)1: Microseris linearifolia, Microseris lindleyi
Status: common
Locations where collected or observed:
      Cabeza Prieta National Wildlife Refuge
      Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument
      Barry M. Goldwater Range
      Sonoran Desert National Monument
      Ajo vicinity and BLM land

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