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Carphephorus (Chaffhead) is a genus of herb in the family Asteraceae. They are native to The Contiguous United States and United States. They have achenes. Flowers are visited by American Bumblebee, Ornate Bella Moth, Agapostemon splendens, and Common Eastern Bumblebee. Individuals can grow to 18 m.

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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 chaffhead. View this species on GBIF