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Jacobaea vulgaris
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Asteroideae
Tribe: Senecioneae
Genus: Jacobaea
Mill. (1754)
Type species
Jacobaea vulgaris Gaertn.

See text.
Sources: ING[1]

Jacobaea is a genus of the tribe Senecioneae and the family Asteraceae. Most if not all of its members used to be placed in the genus Senecio.[2]


The species of Jacobaea include:[3][4][5]


  1. ^ "Jacobaea" (HTML). Index Nominum Genericorum. International Association for Plant Taxonomy. 2006-02-20. Retrieved 2008-05-21. 
  2. ^ Pelser, Pieter B.; Barbara Gravendeel and Ruud van der Meijden (2002). "Tackling speciose genera: species composition and phylogenetic position of Senecio sect. Jacobaea (Asteraceae) based on plastid and nrDNA sequences". American Journal of Botany (Botanical Society of America) 89 (6): 929–939. doi:10.3732/ajb.89.6.929. PMID 21665692. Retrieved 2008-06-29. 
  3. ^ UniProt. "Genus Jacobaea" (HTML). Retrieved 2008-06-29. 
  4. ^ Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN) (1996-09-17). "Genus: Jacobaea Mill." (HTML). Taxonomy for Plants. USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program, National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Retrieved 2008-06-29. 
  5. ^ "The Plant List". 

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