Fine Art

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: Lapsana
Species: L. communis

Lapsana L., Sp. Pl. 2: 811.1753

Monotypic taxon - see Pak & Bremer (1995)


Linnaeus, C. 1753. Species Plantarum. Tomus II: 811. Reference page.
Hassler, M. 2018. Lapsana. 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 on the internet. Accessed: 2018 May 23. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2018. Lapsana. Published online. Accessed: May 23 2018.
Pak, J.H. & Bremer, K. 1995. Phytogeny and reclassification of the genus Lapsana (Asteraceae: Lactuceae). Taxon 44(1): 13–21. DOI: 10.2307/1222673 JSTOR Reference page.

Vernacular names
azərbaycanca: Ziyilotu
čeština: kapustka
dansk: Haremad
English: Nipplewort
suomi: Linnunkaalit
עברית: לפסנה
日本語: ヤブタビラコ属
қазақша: Лапсана
lietuvių: Gaiva
polski: Łoczyga
slovenčina: lýrovka
svenska: Harkålssläktet

Lapsana is a genus of flowering plants in the sunflower family.[1] It is native to Europe and northern Asia. Nipplewort is a common name for plants in this genus.[2]

Plant list[3]

Lapsana chondrilloides L.
Lapsana communis L.
Lapsana crassifolia Vahl ex DC.
Lapsana lampsanifolia Mill.
Lapsana taraxacoides Forssk.
Lapsana taraxaconoides J.F.Gmel.


BSBI List 2007 (xls). Botanical Society of Britain and Ireland. Archived from the original (xls) on 2015-06-26. Retrieved 2014-10-17.
"Lapsana". Natural Resources Conservation Service PLANTS Database. USDA. Retrieved 18 January 2016.
The Plant List, search for Lapsana

Plants, Fine Art Prints

Plants Images

Biology Encyclopedia

Retrieved from ""
All text is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License

Home - Hellenica World