Artemisia aleutica

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Artemisia aleutica
Conservation status

Critically Imperiled (NatureServe)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Artemisia
Species: A. aleutica
Binomial name
Artemisia aleutica
Hultén

Artemisia aleutica, the Aleutian wormwood, is a rare species of flowering plant endemic to Alaska. It is known only from the western Aleutian Islands, where it is limited to Kiska and Hawadax Islands in the Rat Island group.[1]

Only 2 populations are known.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Aleutian wormwood. Alaska Natural Heritage Program. University of Alaska, Anchorage.
  2. ^ Artemisia aleutica. NatureServe. 2012.

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