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Mutisia acuminata (Asteraceae)
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Photographer: Carla Maldonado

Madidi 4: Mutisia acuminata (Asteraceae)

Mutisia acuminata (Asteraceae). Las asteraceas son facilmente reconocibles por sus inflorescencias en capitulos, integrados por numerosas flores pequeñas y rodeadas por un involucro de bracteas. Las flores son de dos tipos: con corola rugular tubulosa con cinco dientes cortos (flosculos), o irregular, liguladas (con un limbo largo y estrecho).

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