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David Eickhoff   cc-by

Cotula (Waterbuttons) is a genus of herb in the family Asteraceae. They are native to Egypt, Western Africa, subantarctic, China, Sinai, Pacific coast of South America, Central America, Eastern Africa, Atlantic Ocean, Southeast Asia, Mexico, Southern Africa, India, Libya, Western Australia, South America, New Zealand, Indian Ocean, Northern Africa, Australia, Algeria, and Northeast Africa. They have achene. Flowers are visited by Heriades freygessneri, Western pygmy blue, Haplomelitta griseonigra, and Scrapter opacus.

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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 waterbuttons. View this species on GBIF