Plant Genera


Lactuca

Family Code: ASTERA
Genus Code: LACTU
Genus CN: lettuce
Genus Authority: L.
Genus Summary: A genus of about 75 species, herbs, nearly cosmopolitan (especially north temperate).
Genus Identification: Identification notes: Most species are highly variable in leaf lobing.
Genus References: Strother in FNA (2006a); Cronquist (1980)=SE; McVaugh (1972). [also see Ixeris]
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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