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), Mexico (Jalisco), Mexico (Sinaloa), Mexico (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 +
cordate +
concolorous +
reduced +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (12 cm120 mm <br />0.12 m <br />) +
narrower +
ribbed +, not inflated +  and not , +
accrescent +
0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br /> (0.7 cm7 mm <br />0.007 m <br />) +
indehiscent +  and loculicidal +
white +, purplish +, lavender +  and yellow +
Ariz. +, Mexico (Chihuahua) +, Mexico (Jalisco) +, Mexico (Sinaloa) +  and Mexico (Sonora) +
1000–1500 m +
sparse;copious +
pistillate +  and staminate +
unisexual +  and bisexual +
oblate +  and not inflated +
Dry, open shrublands +
0.05 cm0.5 mm <br />5.0e-4 m <br /> (0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br />) +
axillary +  and terminal +
tough-fibrous +
connate +  and distinct +
dehiscent +  and disintegrating +
simple +, stipulate +, sessile +, subsessile +  and petiolate +
distichous +  and alternate +
ovate +  and triangular +
3-40-carpellate +
(1-)2-many +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br />) +
adnate +  and distinct +
10 cm100 mm <br />0.1 m <br /> (?) +
subequal +
Flowering spring–fall. +
Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts +
hairy +  and glabrous +
reniform +
persistent +
Illustrated +
sessile +  and subsessile +
filiform +, linear +  and capitate +
1-2 times number of carpels +
inconspicuous +
Anoda caudatifolia +  and A. urophylla +
Anoda abutiloides +
species +
monoecious +, dioecious +  and hermaphroditic +