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Malacothrix sonchoides
sowthistle desert dandelion Aster Family
Malacothrix sonchoides Asteraceae
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common names
  sowthistle desert dandelion
  sowthistle desertdandelion
  yellow-saucers
accepted scientific name
  Malacothrix sonchoides (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray
rules for finding collection records
  Malacothrix sonchoides (479)
family name
  Asteraceae
Image Author: ©2005 Steve Matson
Image License: Author's permission
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is .25 to .5 inches
Leaf: Basal
Plant Observed 3rd week of March thru 2nd week of July

How Likely at this Location (20%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (45%)
base map where plant found

Sand
Desert
Brush
grid lines base