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Key to Oxytheca

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(For a list of species in Oxytheca, use the above link.)

Jepson Manual glossary definitions can be seen by moving your cursor over words underlined with dots.

1. Bracts fused around node; leaf blades glabrous, margins ciliate ..... O. perfoliata

1' Bracts free; leaf blades hairy, glandular, margins not ciliate

2. Involucres peduncled (occasionally sessile) at lower nodes; bract awns 0.2–0.5 mm; leaf blades 0.1–0.7 cm wide ..... O. dendroidea subsp. dendroidea

2' Involucres generally sessile; bract awns 1–3 mm; leaf blades (0.1)0.5–1.2 cm wide ..... O. watsonii


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