Chaetadelpha wheeleri

A. Gray ex S. Watson
Amer. Naturalist 7: 301. 1873.
IllustratedEndemic
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 19. Treatment on page 368.

Leaves: basal blades 3–50 × 2–4 mm. Involucres 11–14 × 3–4 mm. Calyculi: bractlets 2–4 mm. Cypselae 8–11(–12) mm; pappi: awns 8–11 mm, bristles 20–30% shorter. 2n = 18.


Phenology: Flowering May–Jul.
Habitat: Dunes, sandy soils and alkali flats in creosote bush scrub, sagebrush scrub
Elevation: 800–1800 m

Discussion

Selected References

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Lower Taxa

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... more about "Chaetadelpha wheeleri"
L. D. Gottlieb +
A. Gray ex S. Watson +
Calif. +, Nev. +  and Oreg. +
800–1800 m +
Dunes, sandy soils and alkali flats in creosote bush scrub, sagebrush scrub +
Flowering May–Jul. +
Amer. Naturalist +
Illustrated +  and Endemic +
Undefined tribe Lactuceae +
Chaetadelpha wheeleri +
Chaetadelpha +
species +