Taraxacum F.H.Wigg.

First published in Prim. Fl. Holsat.: 56 (1780)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Temp. & Subtropical to Tropical Mountains.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Alaska, Albania, Alberta, Algeria, Altay, Amur, Antipodean Is., Argentina Northwest, Argentina South, Assam, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Brazil South, British Columbia, Bulgaria, Buryatiya, California, Canary Is., Central European Rus, Chatham Is., Chile Central, Chile South, China North-Central, China South-Central, China Southeast, Chita, Colombia, Colorado, Corse, Costa Rica, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, Dominican Republic, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, East Himalaya, Egypt, El Salvador, Falkland Is., Finland, France, Føroyar, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Greenland, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, Idaho, India, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Irkutsk, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, Jawa, Juan Fernández Is., Kamchatka, Kazakhstan, Khabarovsk, Kirgizstan, Korea, Krasnoyarsk, Kriti, Krym, Kuril Is., Labrador, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Magadan, Maine, Manchuria, Manitoba, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mongolia, Montana, Morocco, Myanmar, Nansei-shoto, Nepal, Netherlands, Nevada, New Mexico, New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Newfoundland, North Caucasus, North European Russi, Northwest European R, Northwest Territorie, Norway, Nunavut, Ontario, Oregon, Pakistan, Palestine, Panamá, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Primorye, Qinghai, Québec, Romania, Sakhalin, Sardegna, Saskatchewan, Sicilia, South Australia, South European Russi, Spain, Sri Lanka, Svalbard, Sweden, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Taiwan, Tasmania, Tibet, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Utah, Uzbekistan, Venezuela, Victoria, Vietnam, Washington, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Western Australia, Wyoming, Xinjiang, Yakutskiya, Yugoslavia, Yukon

Introduced into:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Arizona, Arkansas, Bahamas, Bolivia, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Cameroon, Cape Provinces, Connecticut, Cuba, Delaware, District of Columbia, Ecuador, Florida, Free State, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Kerguelen, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Louisiana, Madagascar, Malaya, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mexico Northwest, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Namibia, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Caledonia, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Niue, Norfolk Is., North Carolina, North Dakota, Northern Provinces, Northern Territory, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Philippines, Pitcairn Is., Prince Edward I., Queensland, Rhode I., South Carolina, South Dakota, South Georgia, Swaziland, Tennessee, Texas, Tuamotu, Uruguay, Vermont, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • (2019). https://doi.org/10.1139/cjb-2018-0094. epublication.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Flora Zambesiaca

  • Prim. Fl. Hols.: 56 (1780) nom. conserv.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • K. Bremer, Asteraceae Clad. & Class.: 182 (1994), nom. conserv.
  • Prim. Fl. Hols.: 56 (1780)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1996 Aucher Eloy, P.M.R. [3459] K000808437 Isotype Yes
Jan 1, 1996 Maly, K. [s.n.] Czech Republic K000808353 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1995 Pavillon, A.H.de; Pavillon, E.H.de [377] Italy K000808358 Syntype Yes
Jan 1, 1991 Stewart, R.R. [9831] India K000808407 Type Yes
Jan 1, 1984 Bicknell, C.; Pollini, L. [1995] Italy K000808338 Holotype Yes
Jan 1, 1972 Lechler, W. [1103] Chile K000222232 Type Yes
Dec 21, 1931 Menzies, R.H. [11] Norway K000808398 Unknown Type Material Yes
Oldham, R. [579] Japan K000808415 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hind, D.J.N.; Sant'Ana, S.C. [30a] Brazil K000054012 Yes
Leland, L.; Munro, D. [27] K002697829 No
Stewart, R.R. [9422] India K000808412 Type Yes
Singh, H.B.; Soest, J.L., van [40746] India K000808411 Isotype Yes
Oldham, R. [459] Japan K000808416 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hind, D.J.N.; Bautista, H.P.; daSilva, M.M. [PCD4112] Brazil K000054014 Yes
Savatier, P.A.L. [718] Japan K000808414 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wasum, R.; Pont, V. [1216] Brazil K001100156 Yes
Maries, C. [s.n.] Japan K000808418 Unknown Type Material Yes
Soest, J.L.van [41530] India K000808409 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hind, D.J.N.; Sant'Ana, S.C. [30a] Brazil K000054011 Yes
Hind, D.J.N.; Bautista, H.P.; daSilva, M.M. [PCD4112] Brazil K000054013 Yes
Glaziou, A. [17648] Brazil K001100157 Yes
Watt, G. [2741] India K000808408 Type Yes
Lombardi, J.A.; Morais, P.O. [2819] Brazil K001100158 Yes
Bautista, H.P. [PCD3705] Brazil K001031937 Yes
Henry, A. [146] China K000808419 Unknown Type Material Yes
[Ballo]., E.K. [4105] Mexico K000222225 Holotype Yes
Maries, C. [s.n.] China K000808417 Unknown Type Material Yes
Galán, De, M, A. [1902] Portugal K000768730 Type Yes
Freuchen, P. [221] Canada K000808399 Unknown Type Material Yes
Cope, T.A. [RBG 46] United Kingdom K000914432 Yes

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0