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Key to Tauschia

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1. Peduncle generally < leaf; bractlets large, >> umbels, wide, sharply pinnately lobed, leaf-like ..... T. howellii

1' Peduncle > leaf; bractlets small, < to ± > umbels, narrow, ± entire, not leaf-like

2. Fruit oblong to narrowly elliptic, ribs prominent, acute, ± wing-like; leaf ± leathery

3. Leaf 1-pinnate; rays unequal, spreading-ascending ..... T. arguta

3' Leaf 2-pinnate; rays ± equal, spreading, reflexed ..... T. parishii

2' Fruit ± round, ribs low, obtuse, thread-like; leaf not leathery

4. Plant glabrous, smooth; rays 5–12; pedicel 1–3 mm ..... T. glauca

4' Plant minutely scabrous; rays 10–30; pedicel 2–15 mm

5. Generally several bractlets > flowers, fruits; fruit 4–7 mm, 4–5 mm wide ..... T. hartwegii

5' Generally all bractlets < flowers, fruits; fruit 3–5 mm, 4–6 mm wide ..... T. kelloggii


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