Dyssodia tenuifolia (Cass.) Loes.

  • Family : ASTERACEAE
    (Composite Or Aster Or Sunflower Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : GENDA FAMILY (गेंदा फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : COMPOSITAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Thymophylla tenuifolia (Cass.) Rydb.
  • Habit : Herb
  • Comments / notes : Naturalised
  • Key identification features : Stems finely pubescent; leaves deeply pinnatisect; lobes somewhat filiform. Heads peduncled. Involucral bracts ciliate on margins. Pappus uniseriate, setose, unequal.
  • Distribution :
    • Maharashtra : Common
  • Native : C. America
  • Literature : N.P. Singh, P. Lakshminarasimhan, S. Karthikeyan & P. V. Prasanna (2001). Flora of Maharashtra state, Dicotyledones. Vol. 2. pp.206 Botanical survey of India, Govt. India.
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Dyssodia tenuifolia. Downloaded on 7 December 2021.


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