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Asteraceae or Compositae is an exceedingly large and widespread family of flowering plants (Angiospermae). The family has more than 23,600 currently ...

Asteraceae | plant family | Britannica.com


Apr 27, 2015 ... Asteraceae, also called Compositae, the aster, daisy, or composite family of the flowering-plant order Asterales. With more than 1,620 genera ...

Asteraceae – Aster family - US Wildflowers


USWildflowers Database State List for All States Family Asteraceae.

Sunflower Family (Asteraceae) - Wayne's Word - Palomar College


The largest family of flowering plants is the ubiquitous sunflower family ( Asteraceae or Compositae). According to James L. Reveal of the University of Maryland ...

Asteraceae - Intermountain Herbarium


The Asteraceae, or Composite family, is one of the easiest to recognize. Look for the clusters of flowers all sitting directly on the receptacle or, to put it more ...

Asteraceae (Compositae): Sunflower Family - The Wild Classroom


This is the sunflower or daisy family. It is one of the easiest families of flowering plants to identify. Yet, it is a surprise to almost everyone when they find out that ...

Asteraceae - Tree of Life Web Project


Jan 27, 2012 ... Introduction. The Asteraceae (Compositae, alternate name) with its approximately 1,620 genera and more than 23,600 species is the largest ...

Daisy Family - Asteraceae - Details - Encyclopedia of Life


Apr 19, 2014 ... Descriptions and articles about the Daisy Family, scientifically known as Asteraceae in the Encyclopedia of Life. Includes Overview; Brief ...

Family: Asteraceae; Compositae


Family: Asteraceae; Compositae. Common name: sunflower family [Zomlefer, pp. 203-211]. Diversity: Worldwide: 1,100 genera; 19,000 species U.S.: >200 ...

families-Asteraceae | Ohio Plants


There are two type of flowers that may occur in a Asteraceae capitulum. In the types that have both types, the ones on the outside, which resemble the petals of  ...

Asteraceae | Define Asteraceae at Dictionary.com
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Asteraceae (Compositae) - Flowering Plant Families, UH Botany


The Asteraceae are herbs, shrubs, or less commonly trees and are arguably the largest family of flowering plants, comprising about 1,100 genera and 20,000 ...

Asteraceae - Classification | USDA PLANTS


About the Classification Report · About the Classification Download. Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Family Asteraceae. Click on names to expand ...

Asteraceae: Aster, Sunflower Family. Identify plants, flowers, shrubs ...


Identify plants of the Aster family (Asteraceae) with these wildflower indentification tools and a photo gallery with plants grouped according to families .