African Plant Database

Taraxacum besarabicum (Hornem.) Hand.-Mazz.
Protologue : Monogr. Taraxacum 26 (1907)
Information on the genus : Taraxacum
Basionym : Leontodon bessarabicus Hornem.
Status for NA : accepted (present)
Status for SA : accepted (naturalised-introduced)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Leontodon bessarabicus Hornem.
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Taraxacum fulvipilis Harv.
=*Taraxacum magellanicum auct.
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: perennial- Herb- Ht up to 0.13 m. Alt 1000 - 1500 m. Distribution: EC, NC, NW

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 162 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • ALI, S. I., S. M. H. JAFRI & A. EL GADI (ed.) (1983). Flora of Libya. 107: 407
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°104029 modified 2010-07-06
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