Anoda abutiloides

A. Gray
Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 22: 300. 1887.
Illustrated
Synonyms: Anoda caudatifolia (B. L. Robinson & Greenman) B. L. Robinson & Greenman A. urophylla L. Riley
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 6. Treatment on page 235. Mentioned on page 234.

Subshrubs, branching principally in inflorescence, 1 m. Stems erect, with simple hairs 0.5–1 mm and shorter glandular hairs. Leaves: petiole subequal to blade or shorter upward, with simple hairs 0.5–1 mm and shorter glandular hairs; blade concolorous, broadly ovate, gradually reduced and narrower upward, to 12 cm, membranous, base cordate, margins dentate, apex acuminate, surfaces minutely tomentose. Inflorescences usually panicles. Pedicels 1–5 cm. Flowers: calyx 5–7 mm, lobes with dark midrib, apex ± acuminate, tomentose; petals pale yellow, drying reddish, 10 mm, prominently bearded on claw; staminal column with recurved hairs; style 5-branched; stigmas glabrous. Schizocarps 6 mm diam., minutely hairy; mericarps 5, dorsally rounded. Seeds without enclosing endocarp. 2n = 30.


Phenology: Flowering spring–fall.
Habitat: Dry, open shrublands
Elevation: 1000–1500 m

Distribution

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Ariz., Mexico (Chihuahua, Jalisco, Sinaloa, Sonora).

Discussion

Anoda abutiloides is found in Pima and Santa Cruz counties.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

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Paul A. Fryxell† +  and Steven R. Hill +
A. Gray +
Ariz. +, Mexico (Chihuahua +, Jalisco +, Sinaloa +  and Sonora). +
1000–1500 m +
Dry, open shrublands +
Flowering spring–fall. +
Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts +
Illustrated +
Anoda caudatifolia +  and A. urophylla +
Anoda abutiloides +
species +