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LACTUCOIDEAE (“dandelions”)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Subfamily)

Arctotideae (treasure flowers) Tribe 1 subtaxon  
Gazania "Tiger Stripes" (a treasure flower)
Plant - in garden situation
Cultivar    
Cardueae (“thistles”)
(Carlina/Carduus/Cirsium) (thistles), eg: Carlina vulgaris (Carline Thistle) - Dead plant with open fruiting capitula - side view Arctium (burdocks), eg: Arctium lappa (Greater Burdock) - Plant - part Carduus (a genus of thistles), eg: Carduus nutans (Musk Thistle) - Plant - in situ - on downland Centaurea (knapweeds and star-thistles), eg: Centaurea calcitrapa (Red Star-thistle) - Plant Cirsium (a genus of thistles), eg: Cirsium eriophorum (Woolly Thistle) - Plant Serratula tinctoria (Saw-wort), eg: Serratula tinctoria (Saw-wort) - Plant - in situ
Tribe 21 subtaxa 6 ident refs
Lactuceae (“dandelions”)
Crepis (hawk's-beards), eg: Crepis paludosa (Marsh Hawk's-beard) - Capitula - side view - close-up Hieracium (hawkweeds), eg: Hieracium anglicum (English Hawkweed) - Plant on limestone cliff Hypochaeris (cat's-ears), eg: Hypochaeris glabra (Smooth Cat's-ear) - Capitulum - top view - close-up Lactuca (lettuces), eg: Lactuca virosa (Greater Lettuce, Great Lettuce) - Leaf base - face view Lapsana communis (Nipplewort), eg: Lapsana communis subsp. communis (Nipplewort) - Capitula - fruit and flower - top view Leontodon (hawkbits), eg: Leontodon saxatilis (Lesser Hawkbit) - Capitulum - flower - side view Mycelis muralis (Wall Lettuce), eg: Mycelis muralis (Wall Lettuce) - Capitulum - lateral view Picris (ox-tongues), eg: Picris hieracioides (Hawkweed Ox-tongue) - Capitulum - top view Pilosella (mouse-ear-hawkweeds), eg: Pilosella officinarum (Mouse-ear Hawkweed, Mouse-ear-hawkweed) - Leaf - trichomes on leaf edge Scorzonera humilis (Viper's-grass), eg: Scorzonera humilis (Viper's-grass) - Capitulum - oblique side view Sonchus (sow thistles), eg: Sonchus arvensis (Perennial Milk-thistle, Perennial Sow-thistle) - Capitula - top view Taraxacum (dandelions), eg: Unidentified Taraxacum (Unidentified Dandelions) - Plant with very narrow leaf segments Tragopogon (salsifies and goat’s-beards), eg: Tragopogon porrifolius subsp. porrifolius (Salsify) - Capitulum - top view
Tribe 31 subtaxa 12 ident refs

Suggested Literature

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 6 general literature references to LACTUCOIDEAE (“dandelions”)

LACTUCOIDEAE may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
TRACHEOPHYTA
(vascular plants)
MAGNOLIOPSIDA
(flowering plants)
ASTERACEAE
(daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1238 feeding and other relationships of LACTUCOIDEAE (“dandelions”)

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