Bidens L.

Common Name: Beggartick, Devil's Sticktight, Spanish Needles, Tickseed

Family: Compositae

Published in: Sp. Pl. 2: 831. 1753.

Other: Lectotype: B. tripartita L. (Ill. Fl. N. U.S. (Britton & Brown), ed. 2 3: 494. 1913.) Latin 'bis' = twice, 'dens' = tooth, referring to the two teeth on the seed.

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