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  1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Hypochaeris L.
      1. Hypochaeris elata Griseb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Colombia to N. Argentina. It is used to treat unspecified medicinal disorders.

    [UPB]

    The Useful Plants of Boyacá project

    Conservation
    Not Evaluated.
    Ecology
    Alt. 2400 - 3600 m.
    Habit
    Herb.
    Distribution
    Native from Colombia.
    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 2400 - 3600 m.; Andes.
    Habit
    Hierba
    Conservation
    No Evaluada
    [UPB]
    Unspecified Medicinal Disorders
    Medicinal (State of the World's Plants 2016).

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru

    Synonyms

    Other Data

    Hypochaeris elata Griseb. appears in other Kew resources:

    Bibliography

    First published in Abh. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen 19: 198 (1874)

    Accepted by

    • Urtubey, E. & al. (2019). Systematics of Hypochaeris section Phanoderis (Asteraceae, Cichorieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 106: 1-204.
    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Literature

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project

    • Kew Medicinal Plant Names Services (MPNS) https://www.kew.org/science/data-and-resources/tools-and-services/medicinal-plant-names-services in The State of the World’s Plants Report–2016. (2016). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew https://stateoftheworldsplants.org

    Kew Backbone Distributions

    • Urtubey, E. & al. (2019). Systematics of Hypochaeris section Phanoderis (Asteraceae, Cichorieae) Systematic Botany Monographs 106: 1-204.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Useful Plants of Boyacá Project
    ColPlantA database
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0