Taraxacum eriopodum DC.

First published in Prodr. 7(1): 147 (1838)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Afghanistan to Mongolia and China (NW. Yunnan). It is a perennial and grows primarily in the subalpine or subarctic biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, Assam, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Kirgizstan, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Tadzhikistan, Tibet, West Himalaya

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Kirschner, J. & al. (2020). The Taraxacum Flora of Ladakh, with notes on the adjacent regions of the West Himalaya. Phytotaxa 457: 1-408.
  • Lidén, M. & Bharali, P. (2020). Flowers of the Se La: 1-135. Uppsula University, Sweden.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lidén, M. & Bharali, P. (2020). Flowers of the Se La: 1-135. Uppsula University, Sweden.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Watt, G. [2741], India K000808408 Unknown type material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3245], India Leontodon eriopodon K001118914 Unknown type material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3245], Nepal Leontodon eriopodon K001118912 Unknown type material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 3245], Nepal Leontodon eriopodon K001118913 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 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 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0