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Malacothrix (Desertdandelion) is a genus of shrub in the family Asteraceae. They are native to The Americas and The Contiguous United States. They have achene. Flowers are visited by Hesperapis.

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  • URI: http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/PO_0030107
  • Definition: a fruit which develops from a carpel or gyneocium and at maturity comprises a dry exocarp, a dry mesocarp, and a dry endocarp that are connected to a seed coat by a funicle
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Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of desertdandelion. View this species on GBIF