Carphephorus pseudoliatris

Cassini

Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1816: 198. 1816.

Common names: Bristleleaf chaffhead
Endemic
Synonyms: Liatris squamosa Nuttall
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 21. Treatment on page 537. Mentioned on page 535, 536.

Plants 30–100 cm. Stems finely villous to villoso-hirsute, eglandular. Leaves: basal and proximal cauline narrowly linear, mostly 10–40 cm; cauline well developed, gradually reduced, faces glanddotted. Heads in flat-topped, corymbiform arrays. Peduncles finely villous (or hairs somewhat appressed). Involucres 6–9 mm. Phyllaries 15–40+ in 3–5+ series, triangular-lanceolate, apices acute, abaxial faces villous, eglandular. Receptacles paleate (nearly throughout). Corollas eglandular, lobes 1–2 mm. Cypselae eglandular; pappus bristles in ± 2 series. 2n = 20.


Phenology: Flowering (Jul–)Aug–Oct.
Habitat: Moist to dry sites, pine barrens, savannas, cutover pine woods, wiregrass savannas, pine-palmetto flatwoods, grass-sedge bogs, swamp edges, ditches, depressions
Elevation: 10–90 m

Distribution

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Ala., Fla., Ga., La., Miss.

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

"fine" is not a number.

not tailed +, truncate +, rounded +  and obtuse +
scarious +
usually ovate +  and lanceolate +
usually terete +  and clavate +
indeterminate +  and determinate +
flat-topped +
Guy L. Nesom +
Cassini +
decurrent +
not enlarged +
dissected +, lobed +, toothed +  and entire +
linear;oblanceolate or spatulate +
papillate +  and rugose +
(4-)5-angled;10-ribbed +
linear-clavate +
Bristleleaf chaffhead +
blue +, usually lavender +  and dark magenta or pinkish purple +
hispid-strigose +
scabrellous +
prismatic +
fertile +  and bisexual +
Ala. +, Fla. +, Ga. +, La. +  and Miss. +
10–90 m +
hairy +  and glabrous +
pistillate +, staminate +  and neuter +
winged +  and beaked +
dispersed +
Moist to dry sites, pine barrens, savannas, cutover pine woods, wiregrass savannas, pine-palmetto flatwoods, grass-sedge bogs, swamp edges, ditches, depressions +
in usually determinate , rarely indeterminate , arrays +  and singly +
indeterminate +
each +  and sessile +
0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br /> (1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br />) +
campanulate;hemispheric +
0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br /> (0.9 cm9 mm <br />0.009 m <br />) +
sessile +  and petiolate +
cauline +, proximal +  and basal +
10 cm100 mm <br />0.1 m <br /> (?) +  and 40 cm400 mm <br />0.4 m <br /> (?) +
lanceolate +  and lance-linear +
dentate +  and entire +
2-carpellate +
barbellulate +  and barbellate +
persistent +
Flowering (Jul–)Aug–Oct. +
15 +  and 40 +
Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris +
bearing subulate enations +, hairy +  and bristly +
exalbuminous +
appendaged +  and truncate +
hirsutulous +
papillate +
Liatris squamosa +
Carphephorus pseudoliatris +
Carphephorus +
species +
20 cm200 mm <br />0.2 m <br /> (60 cm600 mm <br />0.6 m <br />) +