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rainforest bidens
Bidens campylotheca
Bidens campylotheca
rainforest bidens Aster Family
Bidens campylotheca Asteraceae
common names
  rainforest bidens
   viper beggarticks
accepted scientific name
  Bidens campylotheca Sch. Bip.
rules for finding collection records
  Bidens campylotheca (101)
family name
  • Asteraceae
Image Author: Hank Oppenheimer, Plant Extinction Prevention Program, Forest And Kim Starr
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Category: Wildflowers
Flowers: No obvious petals, Many petals
Petal colors: color
Flower size is 0.9 to 1.7 inches
Number of ray petals: 5 to 8
Leaf: Opposite, Compound
Plant Observed All Year
Native. Only found in Hawaii.

How Likely at this Location (22%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Starr Environmental (20)
SEINet (1)
G.D.Carr (1)
where plant found
mag select

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Accepted Scientific Name

Bidens campylotheca   Sch. Bip.   (TSN: 35739, Index: 997)

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Family Names