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ASTERALES (daisies, dandelions, thistles and bell flowers)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Order)

ASTERACEAE (daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite)
Antennaria (mountain everlastings), eg: Antennaria dioica (Mountain Everlasting) - In bud - top view ASTEROIDEAE (“daisies”), eg: Dittrichia graveolens (Stinking Fleabane) - Plant - in situ Bellis (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Bellis perennis (Daisy) - Flower head - close-up Carlina (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Carlina vulgaris (Carline Thistle) - Capitulum and bud - top view - close-up LACTUCOIDEAE (“dandelions”), eg: Unidentified Taraxacum (Unidentified Dandelions) - Plant with very narrow leaf segments Leucanthemum (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Leucanthemum vulgare (continental form) (an ox-eye daisy) - Lower cauline leaf - close-up Onopordum (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Onopordum acanthium (Cotton Thistle) - Flower branches
Family 133 subtaxa 48 ident refs
CAMPANULACEAE (bellflowers)
Campanula (bellflowers), eg: Campanula rapunculoides (Creeping Bellflower) - Flower - side view Jasione (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Jasione montana var. litoralis (a sheep's bit) - Plants on sand - top view Legousia (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Legousia hybrida (Venus’S-looking-glass) - Flower - oblique view - close-up Lobelia (lobelias), eg: Lobelia dortmanna (Water Lobelia) - Flower - top view - close-up Phyteuma (rampions), eg: Phyteuma orbiculare (Round-headed Rampion) - Flower Wahlenbergia (a genus of flowering plants), eg: Wahlenbergia hederacea (Ivy-leaved Bellflower) - Flowers and leaves
Family 11 subtaxa 6 ident refs
MENYANTHACEAE (bogbean and fringed water-lily) Family 2 subtaxa  
Menyanthes trifoliata L. (Bogbean)
Plant - in situ - dull
Species    
Nymphoides peltata Kuntze (Fringed Water-lily)
Flower - face view
Species   2 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 14 general literature references to ASTERALES (daisies, dandelions, thistles and bell flowers)

ASTERALES may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 2643 feeding and other relationships of ASTERALES (daisies, dandelions, thistles and bell flowers)

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