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Crepis foetida 1

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Campanulids
Ordo: Asterales

Familia: Asteraceae
Subfamilia: Cichorioideae
Tribus: Cichorieae
Subtribus: Crepidinae
Genus: Crepis
Species: Crepis foetida
Subspecies: C. f. subsp. foetida – C. f. subsp. rhoeadifolia

Crepis foetida L.

Linnaeus, C. 1753. Species Plantarum. Tomus II: 807. Reference page.


Hassler, M. 2018. Crepis foetida. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2018. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published online. Accessed: 2018 May 21. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2018. Crepis foetida. Published online. Accessed: May 21 2018.
The Plant List 2013. Crepis foetida in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published online. Accessed: 2018 May 21. 2018. Crepis foetida. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 21 May 2018.

Vernacular names
English: stinking hawksbeard, roadside hawk's-beard

Crepis foetida is a European species of flowering plant in the daisy family with the common name stinking hawksbeard.[2] It is widespread across much of Europe and Siberia, as well as being sparingly naturalized in scattered locations in the United States and Australia.[3][4][5]

Crepis foetida is an annual, biennial, or perennial herb up to 50 cm (20 inches) tall. One plant can produce as many as 10 flower heads, each with 100 or more yellow ray florets but no disc florets.[2]


Crepis foetida subsp. foetida
Crepis foetida subsp. glandulosa (C.Presl) Arcang.
Crepis foetida subsp. rhoeadifolia (M.Bieb.) Čelak.


"Crepis foetida". The Global Compositae Checklist (GCC) – via The Plant List.
Bogler, David J. (2006). "Crepis foetida". In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (ed.). Flora of North America North of Mexico (FNA). Vol. 19. New York and Oxford – via, Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
Altervista Flora Italiana, Radicchiella fetida, achicoria, stinkender Pippau, sprötfibbla, Crepis foetida L.
"Crepis foetida". County-level distribution map from the North American Plant Atlas (NAPA). Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2014.
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