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Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Asteraceae
Subfamilia: Asteroideae
Tribus: Inuleae
Subtribus: Inulinae
Genus: Telekia
Species: T. speciosa

monotypic taxon


Telekia Baumg. (1816)

Type species: T. speciosa (Schreb.) Baumg.


Buphthalmum subg. Molpadia Cass., Bull. Sci. Soc. Philom. Paris 1818: 166. 1818; Molpadia (Cass.) Cass. in Cuvier, Dict. Sci. Nat. 23: 565. Nov 1822.
Type species: B. cordifolium Waldst. & Kit.


Baumgarten, J.C.G. 1816. Enumeratio Stirpium Magno Transsilvaniae 3: 150.


International Plant Names Index. 2018. Telekia. Published online. Accessed: Feb. 18 2018.
The Plant List 2013. Telekia in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2018 Feb. 18. 2018. Telekia. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2018 Feb. 18.
Hassler, M. 2018. Telekia. 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 Feb. 18. Reference page.

Vernacular names
čeština: kolotočník
eesti: Teleekia
suomi: Auringontähdet
polski: Smotrawa
slovenčina: telekia
svenska: Strålögon

Telekia is a genus of flowering plant, of the family Asteraceae.[2][3]


Telekia speciosa (Schreb.) Baumg. - Europe + southwest Asia from France and Great Britain to Caucasus[4]
Telekia speciosissima DC. 1836 conserved name, not (L.) Less. 1832 - Lombardy region of Italy[5][6]

formerly included[1]

Telekia africana Hook.f. - Anisopappus chinensis subsp. africanus (Hook.f.) S.Ortiz & Paiva
Telekia speciosissima (L.) Less. 1832, not DC. 1836 - Xerolekia speciosissima (L.) Anderb.


Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist Archived 2014-12-06 at
Baumgarten, Johann Christian Gottlob. 1817. Enumeratio Stirpium Transsilvaniae 3: 150–151
Tropicos, Telekia Baumg.
Altervista Flora Italiana, Erba regina maggiore, Telekia speciosa (Schreb.) Baumg.
Candolle, Augustin Pyramus de. 1836. Prodromus Systematis Naturalis Regni Vegetabilis 5: 485
The International Plant Names Index

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