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Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC.
coastal nehe

General Information
Symbol: LILA6
Group: Dicot
Family: Asteraceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit: Forb/herb
Native Status: HI   N
Data Source and Documentation
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green round image for nativity Native blue round image for introduced Introduced ocre round image for introduced and nativity Both white round image for no status Absent/Unreported
image for native, but no county data Native, No County Data image for introduced, but no county data Introduced, No County Data both introduced and native, but no county data Both, No County Data
Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   




Symbol Scientific Name
LILAC Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. conferta Sherff
LILAH Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. hillebrandiana Sherff
LILAL Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. lanaiensis Sherff
LILAL2 Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. longifolia Sherff
LILAM Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. maneleana Sherff
LILAO Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. ovata Sherff
LILAS Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. salicifolia Sherff
LILAS4 Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. scaposa H. St. John
LILAS2 Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. skottsbergii Sherff
LILAS3 Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. var. stearnsii O. Deg. & Sherff
LIMO9 Lipochaeta molokiniensis H. St. John
LIWA3 Lipochaeta warshauerii H. St. John


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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Asterales
Family Asteraceae ⁄ Compositae – Aster family
Genus Lipochaeta DC. – nehe
Species Lipochaeta lavarum (Gaudich.) DC. – coastal nehe

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Description of Values

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