Urospermum picroides

(Linnaeus) F. W. Schmidt

Samml. Phys.-Oekon. Aufsätze 1: 275. 1795

Basionyms: Tragopogon picroides Linnaeus Sp. Pl. 2: 790. 1753
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 19. Treatment on page 297.
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Illustrator: Marjorie C. Leggitt
Leaves: proximal blades 8–15 × 3–5+ cm, distal 4–8+ × 1–3+ cm. Peduncles 5–15+ cm. Phyllaries: free portions lance-linear, abaxial faces setose or ± glabrate. Cypselae (including beaks) 10–15 mm; pappi 9–12 mm. 2n = 8, 10.

Phenology: Flowering Apr–Jul.
Habitat: Disturbed sites
Elevation: 0–400 m

Distribution

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Calif., Europe, Asia, also introduced in South America, s Africa.

Discussion

References

None.

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

Facts about "Urospermum picroides"
AuthorJohn L. Strother +
Authority(Linnaeus) F. W. Schmidt +
BasionymsTragopogon picroides +
DistributionCalif. +, Europe +, Asia +, also introduced in South America + and s Africa. +
Elevation0–400 m +
HabitatDisturbed sites +
IllustratorMarjorie C. Leggitt +
Introducedtrue +
PhenologyFlowering Apr–Jul. +
Publication titleSamml. Phys.-Oekon. Aufsätze +
Publication year1795 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f6b125a955440c0872999024f038d74684f65921/coarse grained fna xml/V19-20-21/V19 431.xml +
SynonymsUndefined tribe Lactuceae +
Taxon familyAsteraceae +
Taxon nameUrospermum picroides +
Taxon parentUrospermum +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 19 +