Adenostyles

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Adenostyles
Adenostyles leucophylla
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Senecioneae
Genus: Adenostyles
Cass.
Species

See text.

Synonyms

Cacalia L.
Caucasalia B.Nord.[1][2]

Adenostyles, is a large genus of to a flowering plants in the sunflower family Asteraceae, and of the constantly changing tribe Senecioneae. Adenostyles occur in the temperate climates of the northern hemisphere, mainly in Europe and Asia minor.

Adenostyles includes species which used to be considered of the genus Cacalia[3] and was once (in 1883) used for a genus of Orchidaceae.[4]

Some species of Adenostyles[edit]

Common names[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN). "Taxon:" (HTML). Taxonomy for Plants. USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program, National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Archived from the original on 22 April 2008. Retrieved 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem. "Details for: Cacalia" (HTML). Euro+Med PlantBase. Freie Universität Berlin. Retrieved 2008-04-15. 
  3. ^ Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem. "Details for: Adenostyles" (HTML). Euro+Med PlantBase. Freie Universität Berlin. Retrieved 2008-04-15. 
  4. ^ International Plant Names Index (2005). "Plant Name Details: Orchidaceae Adenostyles Benth. & Hook.f." (HTML). Retrieved 2008-04-15. 

External links[edit]

Data related to Adenostyles at Wikispecies Media related to Adenostyles at Wikimedia Commons