Corethrogyne filaginifolia

(Hooker & Arnott) Nuttall

Trans. Amer. Philos. Soc., n. s. 7: 290. 1841

Synonyms: Corethrogyne californica de CandolleCorethrogyne californica var. lyonii S. F. BlakeCorethrogyne californica var. obovata (Bentham) KuntzeCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. bernardina (Abrams) H. M. HallCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. brevicula (Greene) CanbyCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. californica (de Candolle) SaroyanCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. glomerata H. M. HallCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. hamiltonensis D. D. KeckCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. incana (Lindley) CanbyCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. latifolia H. M. HallCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. linifolia H. M. HallCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. peirsonii CanbyCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. pinetorum I. M. JohnstonCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. rigida A. GrayCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. robusta GreeneCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. sessilis (Greene) CanbyCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. virgata (Bentham) A. GrayCorethrogyne filaginifolia var. viscidula (Greene) D. D. KeckCorethrogyne incana unknownCorethrogyne leucophylla unknownCorethrogyne linifolia unknownCorethrogyne obovata unknownCorethrogyne sessilis unknownLessingia filaginifolia unknownLessingia filaginifolia var. californica (de Candolle) M. A. Lane
Basionyms: Aster filaginifolius Hooker & Arnott
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 20. Treatment on page 451.
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Primary stems simple or distally branched. Leaf blades 10–70+ × 3–19+ mm. Involucres: lengths mostly 1–2 times diams. at flowering (living plants). Disc florets: corollas mostly 4–8 mm, tubes 0.6–1.4 mm, glabrous, throats 2.8–5.5 mm, often sparsely puberulent, lobes 0.7–1.2 mm, sparsely to densely glandular-puberulent abaxially, papillate-ciliolate on margins and/or adaxially. Cypselae 2–5 mm, faces puberulent to pilose; pappi 3–8 mm. 2n = 10.

Phenology: Flowering year round, mostly Jul–Nov.
Habitat: Coastal scrub, coastal strand, chaparral, grasslands, coniferous forests, sometimes on serpentine
Elevation: 0–2000(–3000) m



Calif., Oreg., Mexico (Baja California).




Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

AuthorStaci Markos + and John L. Strother +
Authority(Hooker & Arnott) Nuttall +
BasionymsAster filaginifolius +
DistributionCalif. +, Oreg. + and Mexico (Baja California). +
Elevation0–2000(–3000) m +
HabitatCoastal scrub, coastal strand, chaparral, grasslands, coniferous forests, sometimes on serpentine +
IllustratorBarbara Alongi +
PhenologyFlowering year round, mostly Jul–Nov. +
Publication titleTrans. Amer. Philos. Soc., n. s. +
Publication year1841 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xml grained fna xml/V19-20-21/V20 1040.xml +
SynonymsCorethrogyne californica +, Corethrogyne californica var. lyonii +, Corethrogyne californica var. obovata +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. bernardina +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. brevicula +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. californica +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. glomerata +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. hamiltonensis +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. incana +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. latifolia +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. linifolia +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. peirsonii +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. pinetorum +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. rigida +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. robusta +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. sessilis +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. virgata +, Corethrogyne filaginifolia var. viscidula +, Corethrogyne incana +, Corethrogyne leucophylla +, Corethrogyne linifolia +, Corethrogyne obovata +, Corethrogyne sessilis +, Lessingia filaginifolia + and Lessingia filaginifolia var. californica +
Taxon familyAsteraceae +
Taxon nameCorethrogyne filaginifolia +
Taxon parentCorethrogyne +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 20 +