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Heterotheca rutteri
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Scientific classification
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Astereae
Genus:
Heterotheca
Species:
H. rutteri
Binomial name
Heterotheca rutteri
(Rothr.) Shinners 1951
Synonyms
  • Chrysopsis villosa var. rutteri Rothr. 1879
  • Chrysopsis rutteri (Rothr.) Greene
  • Chrysopsis foliosa var. sericeovillosissima A.Gray

Heterotheca rutteri, called the Huachuca goldenaster or Rutter's false goldenaster, is a rare North American species of flowering plant in the aster family. It has been found only in the Huachuca and Santa Rita Mountains of southern Arizona and northern Sonora.

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