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Melanthera nivea

Melanthera nivea (L.) Small

Bidens nivea L.

Melanthera carpenteri Small

Melanthera hastata Michx.

Snow Melanthera, Snow Squarestem

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderAsteralesFlowering plants with a central disk flower and surrounding petals, like daisies
FamilyAsteraceaeThe aster family, which also includes daisies and sunflowers; from the Greek ἀστήρ, “star,” for the star-shaped flowers
GenusMelanthera
Speciesnivea

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Melanthera nivea description by Thomas H. Kent, not updated.

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Melanthera nivea (Snow Melanthera, Snow Squarestem)

7/7/2017 · By Jacquelyn Boyt

Melanthera nivea (Snow Melanthera, Snow Squarestem)

4/12/2015 · Rte. 41 (Tamiami), Everglades National Park, FL
≈ 3 × 3½" (8.2 × 9 cm)

Melanthera nivea (Snow Melanthera, Snow Squarestem)

4/12/2015 · Rte. 41 (Tamiami), Everglades National Park, FL
≈ 3½ × 4" (9.1 × 9.9 cm)

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