Staehelina

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Staehelina
Staehelina dubia 31.JPG
Staehelina dubia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Cynareae[1]
Genus: Staehelina
L.
Type species
Staehelina dubia
L.
Synonyms[1]

Staehelina is a genus of flowering plants in the thistle tribe within the daisy family.[2][3]

Species[1]
  1. Staehelina dubia L. - western Mediterranean[4]
  2. Staehelina petiolata (L.) Hilliard & B.L.Burtt - Crete + Karpathos Island
  3. Staehelina unifloscula Sibth. & Sm. - Greece, Macedonia
formerly included[1]

several species now regarded as members of other genera: Athanasia Craspedia Cyrtocymura Gymnanthemum Hirtellina Jurinea Lachnospermum Liatris Ptilostemon Syncarpha Vernonia

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