1. Family: Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Taraxacum F.H.Wigg.
      1. Taraxacum bessarabicum (Hornem.) Hand.-Mazz.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Europe to Siberia and W. Himalaya.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Afghanistan, Altay, Austria, Bulgaria, Central European Rus, Czechoslovakia, East European Russia, France, Hungary, Inner Mongolia, Iran, Irkutsk, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Krasnoyarsk, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Mongolia, Poland, Romania, South European Russi, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Ukraine, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, West Siberia, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Cape Provinces, Northern Provinces

    Taraxacum bessarabicum (Hornem.) Hand.-Mazz. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Monogr. Taraxacum: 26 (1907)

    Accepted by

    • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Krasnoborov, I.M. (ed.) (2007). Flora of Siberia 13: 1-499. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.

    Sources

    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