Asteraceae_Cosmos mcvaughii

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Family Asteraceae
Basionym Cosmos macvaughii Sherff
Original Identification Cosmos mcvaughii Sherff
Current Taxon Cosmos macvaughii Sherff
Protologue Citation Brittonia 16: 868. 1964.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 237702
Comments  
Primary Collector Rogers McVaugh
Collector Number 13752
Collection Date 23-25 Oct 1952
Country Mexico
Province/State Jalisco
Plant Location Notes Sierra de la Campana, along road to Mascota, 7-8 miles northwest of Los Volcanes, elevation 1900-2000 m.; pink-oak forests west of summits. 
Plant Description Notes Abundant on stream banks. Rays white; disk yellow.
DUKE Barcode  
Broad geographical location North America
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