Plant Genera


Leontodon

Family Code: ASTERA
Genus Code: LEONT
Genus CN: hawkbit
Genus Authority: L.
Genus Summary: A genus of about 30 species, herbs, primarily of temperate Eurasia. Samuel et al. (2006) show that Leontodon subgenus Oporinia should be recognized as a separate genus from Leontodon sensu stricto.
Genus References: Samuel et al. (2006); Bogler in FNA (2006a); Cronquist (1980)=SE. [also see Oporinia]
Last Updated: 2019-11-29
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