Petasites Mill.

Subtaxon Example images Rank Subtaxa
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Plant and leaves (Click to view)
Inflorescence (Click to view)
Female plant (Click to view)Young flower spike just emerging (Click to view)
Species 2 illustrated subtaxa
Taxonomic hierarchy:
GenusPetasites (butterburs)
TribeSenecioneae (a tribe of composites)
SubfamilyASTEROIDEAE (“daisies”)
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)

Petasites (butterburs) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

BioInfoBioInfo ( has 32 host/parasite/foodplant and/or other relationships for Petasites (butterburs)
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