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araña de la ballena
Chuquiraga ulicina
Chuquiraga ulicina
araña de la ballena Aster Family
Chuquiraga ulicina Asteraceae
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Spanish common name
  •araña de la ballena
accepted scientific name
  •Chuquiraga ulicina (Hook. & Arn.) Hook. & Arn.
rules for finding collection records
  •Chuquiraga ulicina (41)
family name
Image Author: ©2011 Patricio Novoa Quezada
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Category: Wildflowers, Shrubs
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is about 1.0 inches
Leaf: Alternate, Simple
Plant Observed last week of September thru end of February

How Likely at this Location (16%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
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