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This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, Europe to Medit. and Arabian Peninsula.
Hypochaeris glabra

[FTEA]

Compositae, H. Beentje, C. Jeffrey & D.J.N. Hind. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 2005

Morphology General Habit
Annual herb, with a rosette of leaves and flowering stems 12–80 cm high; taproot fleshy, with white latex; flowering stems one to several, not or copiously branched, ribbed, glabrous.
Morphology Leaves
Leaves oblanceolate in outline, 2–14 cm long, 0.5–2 cm wide, base attenuate but amplexicaul near the stem, margins coarsely dentate to pinnatilobed, apex obtuse, glabrous or with scattered setae, mainly on midrib and margins, but occasionally over the whole surface; cauline leaves absent; inflorescence bracts linear, to 1 cm long.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Inflorescences Capitulum
Capitula solitary or in lax cymes, erect, on long bracteate stalks; involucre 13–17 mm long; phyllaries green with reddish or purplish margins, 2–17 mm long, obtuse or acute, glabrous or minutely ciliate distally, unequal, the outermost smallest.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Flowers
Corolla yellow, tube cylindric, ± 3 mm long, ligule 2.5–2.8 mm long, 0.5 mm wide.
Morphology Reproductive morphology Fruits
Achenes dimorphic:those of outer florets obconic, 2.7–3.2 mm long, truncate; those of inner florets fusiform, 6.5–9.5 mm long, the distal part attenuate and beaked; both types ribbed with antrorse spinules; pappus of plumose setae 7.5–11 mm long.
Figures
Fig. 18.
Habitat
Weedy grassland, roadsides, a weed of wheat; may be locally abundant; 1850–2450 m
Distribution
K3 K4 K5 T2 T7 a cosmopolitan weed

[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
Adventicia en Colombia; Alt. 1600 - 1700 m.; Andes.
Morphology General Habit
Hierba
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Austria, Azores, Baleares, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Central European Rus, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, Denmark, East Aegean Is., France, Germany, Great Britain, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Cape Provinces, Chatham Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Hawaii, Illinois, India, Jamaica, Japan, Juan Fernández Is., KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Louisiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New South Wales, New York, New Zealand North, Norfolk Is., North Carolina, Northern Territory, Oregon, Paraguay, Pennsylvania, Queensland, South Australia, South Carolina, Taiwan, Tasmania, Tennessee, Texas, Tristan da Cunha, Uruguay, Victoria, Washington, West Virginia, Western Australia

Hypochaeris glabra L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790847
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790821
Hewitt, H.D. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790825
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790827
Webster, G. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790828
Lousley, J.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790776
Horwood, A.R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790783
Horwood, A.R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790787
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790793
Lousley, J.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790798
Gregor, A.G. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790807
Stock, D. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790810
Rogers, W.M. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790813
Linton, E.F. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790831
Peel, E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790833
Westcombe, T. [551], United Kingdom K000790819
Souster, J.E.S. [1388], United Kingdom K000790843
Brenan, J.P.M. [3052], United Kingdom K000790777
Lousley, J.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790852
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790795
Webster, M.M. [3226], United Kingdom K000790845
Bickham, S.H. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790832
Webster, M.M. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790844
Fraser, J. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790791
Gamble, J.S. [27896], United Kingdom K000790829
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790794
Horwood, A.R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790784
Townsend, C.C. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790797
Lousley, J.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790789
Horwood, A.R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790786
Little, J.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790826
Little, J.E. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790817
Westcombe, T. [551], United Kingdom K000790835
Brenan, J.P.M. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790780
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790822
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790808
Dony, C.M. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790816
Horwood, A.R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790818
Riddelsdell, H.J. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790806
Benoit, P.M. [23], Great Britain K000790841
Fraser, J. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790790
Horwood, A.R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790785
Balfour, J.H. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790850
Last, G.V.C. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790834
Barton, W.C. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790820
Sandwith, C.I. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790815
Balfour, J.H. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790849
Brenan, J.P.M. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790775
Little, K.D. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790848
Benoit, P.M. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790853
Souster, J.E.S. [1388], United Kingdom K000790796
Brenan, J.P.M. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790804
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790811
Turrill, W.B. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790851
Britton, C.E. [3143], United Kingdom K000790792
Druce, G.C. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790801
Ballard, F. [295], United Kingdom K000790823
Melville, R. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790788
s.coll. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790812
Brenan, J.P.M. [7103], United Kingdom K000790779
Brenan, J.P.M. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000790781
Brenan, J.P.M. [4421], United Kingdom K000790778

First published in Sp. Pl.: 811 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Cameron, E.K. (2021). Updated vascular flora and vegitation of the Noises islands, Hauraki Gulf Journal, Auckland Botanical Society 76: 51-81.
  • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • ColPlantA (2021). "ColPlantA. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet; http://www.colplanta.org/"

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Cameron, E.K. (2021). Updated vascular flora and vegitation of the Noises islands, Hauraki Gulf Journal, Auckland Botanical Society 76: 51-81.
  • Pruski, J.F. (ed.) (2018). Flora Mesoamericana 5(2): 1-608. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, D.F.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Agnew, A.D.Q. & Agnew, S., Upland Kenya Wild Flowers, ed. 2: 229 (1994), as Hypochoeris .
  • C. Jeffrey in Kew Bulletin 18: 432 (1966), as Hypochoeris.
  • L., Sp. Pl.: 811 (1753).

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
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Flora of Tropical East Africa
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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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

Kew Science Photographs
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