Sonchus tenerrimus L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 794 (1753)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Macaronesia, Mauritania, Medit. to Pakistan, Arabian Peninsula, NE. Tropical Africa. It is an annual, biennial or perennial and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Algeria, Azores, Baleares, Canary Is., Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., Egypt, Eritrea, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Mauritania, Morocco, Pakistan, Palestine, Portugal, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Selvagens, Sicilia, Sinai, Spain, Sudan, Switzerland, Tunisia, Turkey, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

California, Cape Provinces, Great Britain, Gulf States, Juan Fernández Is., Mexican Pacific Is.

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Muer, T., Sauerbier, H. & Cabrara Calixto, F. (2020). Die Farn- und Blütenpflanzen Madeiras: 1-792. Verlag und Versandbuchhandlung Andreas Kleinsteuber.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.
  • Schäfer, H. (2021). Flora of the Azores a field guide: 1-445. Margraf Publishers GmbH.
  • Stace, C. (2019). New Flora of the British Isles ed. 4: 1-1266. C & M Floristics.
  • Werier, D. (2017). Catalogue of the Vascular plants of New York state. Memoirs of the Torrey Botanical Club 27: 1-542.

Flora of Iraq

  • Abdulridha, Taha & Wedad, Ecol. & Fl. Basra: 227 (2016)
  • Anthony in Notes Roy. Bot. Gard. Edinburgh 18: 292 (1935)
  • Boissier, Fl. Orient. 3: 797 (1875)
  • Bornmüller in Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 60B: 223 (1939)
  • Boulos & Hind in Fl. Egypt 3: 308 (2002)
  • Boulos in Bot. Not. 126: 158 (1973)
  • Chaudhary, Fl. Kingd. Saudi Arabia 2(3): 242 (2000)
  • Dinsmore in Post, Fl. Syria, Palest. & Sinai ed. 2, 2: 144 (1933)
  • Feinbrun-Dothan, Fl. Palaest. 3: 434 (1978)
  • Ghafoor in Fl. Pakistan 222: 237, f. 21A–D (2017).
  • Haloob & Al- Kaisi, Illustr. Fl. Lowland Iraq 1(1): 58 (2016)
  • L., Sp. Pl.: 764 (1753)
  • Matthews in Fl. Turkey 5: 692 (1975)
  • Meikle, Fl. Cyprus 2: 1038 (1985)
  • Nábělek in Publ. Fac. Sci. Univ. Masaryk 52: 53 (1925)
  • Rawi in Dep. Agr. Iraq Tech. Bull. 14: 125 (1964)
  • Rechinger, Fl. Iranica 122: 163 (1977)
  • Rechinger, Fl. Lowland Iraq: 679 (1964)
  • Taifour & El-Oqlah, Pl. Jordan Ann. Checkl.: 48 (2017)
  • Zohary in Dep. Agr. Iraq Bull. 31: 159 (1950)

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Stace, C. (2019). New Flora of the British Isles ed. 4: 1-1266. C & M Floristics.

Flora of Somalia

  • Flora Somalia, (2000) Author: by H. Beentje [updated by M. Thulin 2008]

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Lazarides, M.; Palmer, J. [330] Australia K002103284 No
Gay, J. K000251837 Type Yes
Hooker K000251833 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hooker Morocco K000251835 Unknown Type Material Yes
Cranfield, R.J. [5740] Australia K002103283 No
Hooker K000251834 Unknown Type Material Yes
Symon, D.E. [2959] Australia K002103286 No
Cleland, J.B. [6/44] Australia K002103285 No
Lepschi, B.J.; Lally, T.R. [BJL3020] Australia K002103282 No
Symon, D.E. [3068] Australia K002103287 No
Nuttall, T. [s.n.] United States K000808040 Type Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Flora of Iraq

    • Ghazanfar, S. A., Edmondson, J. R. (Eds). (2013-2019). Flora of Iraq, Volumes 5.1, 5.2 and 6.0. Kew Publishing
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of Somalia

    • Flora of Somalia
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • 'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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