Asteraceae_Otopappus jaliscensis

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Family Asteraceae
Basionym Otopappus jaliscensis McVaugh
Original Identification Otopappus jaliscensis McVaugh
Current Taxon Lasianthaea jaliscensis (McVaugh) R. Hartman & Stuessy
Protologue Citation Contributions from the University of Michigan Herbarium 9: 425, f. 31. 1972.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 233586
Primary Collector Rogers McVaugh
Collector Number 21166
Collection Date 19 Nov 1960
Country Mexico
Province/State Jalisco
Plant Location Notes Wooded hills 2 miles above (north of) La Cuesta, road to Talpa de Allende; among coffee plantations, sandy soil in tropical deciduous forest with Quercus, Bursera, Sapium, Lysiloma; elevation 800 m. 
Plant Description Notes Locally abundant. Shrub 2-3 m. high; stems weak, 1-2 cm. diam.; flowers golden.
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Broad geographical location North America
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