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Coreopsis leavenworthii

Coreopsis leavenworthii Torr. & A. Gray

Coreopsis angustata Greene

Coreopsis leavenworthii Torr. & A. Gray var. curtissii Sherff

Coreopsis leavenworthii Torr. & A. Gray var. garberi A. Gray

Coreopsis leavenworthii Torr. & A. Gray var. lewtonii (Small) Sherff

Coreopsis lewtonii Small

Leavenworth’s Tickseed

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderAsteralesFlowering plants with a central disk flower and surrounding petals, like daisies
FamilyAsteraceaeThe aster family, which also includes daisies and sunflowers; from the Greek ἀστήρ, “star,” for the star-shaped flowers
GenusCoreopsisFrom the Greek koris, “a bug,” and -opsis, indicating a resemblance, therefore meaning bug-like, referring to the achenes which look like ticks
Speciesleavenworthii

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Coreopsis leavenworthii description by Thomas H. Kent, not updated.

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Coreopsis leavenworthii (Leavenworth’s Tickseed)

4/14/2015 · Pinelands, Everglades National Park, FL
≈ 4½ × 3" (11 × 7.5 cm)

Coreopsis leavenworthii (Leavenworth’s Tickseed)

4/14/2015 · Pinelands, Everglades National Park, FL
≈ 4½ × 3" (11 × 7.9 cm)

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