Lactuceae
(“dandelions”)

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
with images
No of
ID refs
Genus 1 illustrated subtaxa 1 ident. refs
Plant - in situ (Click to view)Phyllaries - inner surfaces (Click to view)
Genus 2 illustrated subtaxa
Plant on limestone cliff (Click to view)Plant (Click to view)Basal leaf - in situ (Click to view)
Genus 5 illustrated subtaxa 4 ident. refs
Flowering plant (Click to view)Plant - in situ (Click to view)Plant (Click to view)
Genus 3 illustrated subtaxa
Ornamental planting - detail (Click to view)Lower cauline leaves (Click to view)Leaf base - face view (Click to view)
Genus 4 illustrated subtaxa 3 ident. refs
Capitula - fruit and flower - top view (Click to view)
Species 1 illustrated subtaxa
Plant (Click to view)Plant (Click to view)
Genus 2 illustrated subtaxa
Capitulum - lateral view (Click to view)
Species
Plant - in situ (Click to view)Plant - in situ (Click to view)
Genus 2 illustrated subtaxa
Capitulum - top view (Click to view)Buds - side view (Click to view)Leaf - young (just unrolling) - tip  (Click to view)
Genus 3 illustrated subtaxa
Capitulum - oblique side view (Click to view)
Species
Flower heads (Click to view)Plant (Click to view)Leaf - cauline (Click to view)
Genus 3 illustrated subtaxa
Plant with very narrow leaf segments (Click to view)
Genus 1 illustrated subtaxa 2 ident. refs
Capitulum - top view (Click to view)Plant (Click to view)
Genus 2 illustrated subtaxa
Taxonomic hierarchy:
TribeLactuceae (“dandelions”)
SubfamilyLACTUCOIDEAE (“dandelions”)
FamilyASTERACEAE (daisies, dandelions and thistles, composite)
OrderASTERALES (daisies, dandelions, thistles and bell flowers)
SubclassEU-DICOTS (dicotyledonous flowering plants)
ClassMAGNOLIOPSIDA (flowering plants)
PhylumTRACHEOPHYTA (vascular plants)
KingdomPLANTAE (plants)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)

Identification Works

BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 15 general literature references relevant to Lactuceae (“dandelions”)

Lactuceae (“dandelions”) may also be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 551 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Lactuceae (“dandelions”)
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