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Carphephorus paniculatus

Carphephorus paniculatus (J.F. Gmel.) Herb.

Hairy Chaffhead

Asteraceae (Aster Family)

USDA Symbol: CAPA53

Carphephorus paniculatus (Hairy chaffhead) #59077

Image Information

Photographer: Stuart, Will
City: Supply
County: Brunswick
State: NC
Location Notes: The Green Swamp Preserve.
Accession date: 2017-12-20
Filename: WCS_IMG0171.JPG
Slide Index: Trilisa_paniculata_20170918_1399
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: Close-up of a capitulescence with a nectaring adult Palamedes Swallowtail butterfly, Papilio palamedes. Photographer's note: "Per Weakley [botanist Alan S. Weakley in Flora of the Southern and Mid-Atlantic States], 'capitulescence a cylindrical, thrysoid panicle'. Palamedes Swallowtails actively nectar on the species."
Date Taken: 2017-09-18
NPIN Image Id: 59077

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Date: 2017-12-15

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