Microseris scapigera

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Microseris scapigera
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Cichorieae
Genus: Microseris
Species: M. scapigera
Binomial name
Microseris scapigera
(Sol. ex A.Cunn.) Sch.Bip.
  • Leontodon lactucoides Banks & Sol. ex Hook.f. nom. inval.
  • Microseris forsteri Hook.f. nom. illeg.
  • Microseris latifolia Gand.
  • Microseris obtusifolia Gand.
  • Microseris tenuicula Gand.
  • Microseris walteri Gand.
  • Scorzonella scapigera (A.Cunn.) Greene
  • Scorzonera lawrencii Hook.f.
  • Scorzonera scapigera G.Forst. nom. inval.
  • Scorzonera scapigera Sol. ex A.Cunn.

Microseris scapigera is a yellow flowered daisy, perennial, herb, found in New Zealand.[2] It’s in a group of plant species, Cichorieae (tribe) having milky sap, which includes Chicory and Dandelion.


  1. ^ The Plant List: A Working List of All Plant Species, retrieved 1 July 2016 
  2. ^ Flora Committee (2010). Breitwieser, I.; Brownsey, P.; Ford, K.; Glenny, D.; Heenan, P.; Wilton, A., eds. "Microseris scapigera (Sol. ex A.Cunn.) Sch.Bip.". Flora of New Zealand. Online Edition. Accessed at www.nzflora.info. Retrieved 4 March 2013.