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Comparative Capitular Morphology and Anatomy of Coreopsis L and Bidens L (Compositae), Including a Review of Generic Boundaries
Author(s): M. Tadesse, D. J. Crawford and E. B. Smith
Journal Link: http://www.springer.com/life+sciences/plant+sciences/journal/12228
Article Topic(s): Morphology, Taxonomy
Research Setting(s): Laboratory
Species Referenced: Bidens laevis (Smooth beggartick), Coreopsis basalis (Goldenmane tickseed), Coreopsis gladiata (Coastal plain tickseed), Coreopsis grandiflora (Largeflower tickseed), Coreopsis lanceolata (Lanceleaf coreopsis), Coreopsis leavenworthii (Common tickseed), Coreopsis pubescens (Star tickseed), Coreopsis tinctoria (Plains coreopsis), Coreopsis verticillata (Threadleaf coreopsis),
AbstractProvides a detailed description of the floral morphology of Bidens and Coreopsis species. All North American species of Coreopsis were included in the study. The article discusses which morphological features are unique to certain groups.
Suggested CitationM. Tadesse, D. J. Crawford and E. B. Smith. "Comparative Capitular Morphology and Anatomy of Coreopsis L and Bidens L (Compositae), Including a Review of Generic Boundaries." Brittonia 47.1 (1995): 61-91.
Article LinksISSN: 0007-196X