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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: Cichorioideae
Tribus: Cichorieae
Subtribus: Hypochaeridinae
Genus: Urospermum
Species: U. dalechampii – U. picroides

Urospermum Scop., Intr. Hist. Nat. 122. (1777)

Type species: Urospermum picroides (L.) Scop. ex F.W.Schmidt, Samml. Phys.-Oekon. Aufsatze 1: 275. (1795)


Scopoli, J.A. 1777. Introductio ad Historiam Naturalem Sistens Genera Lapidum, Plantarum et Animalium Hactenus Detecta, Caracteribus Essentialibus Donata, in Tribus Divisa, Subinde ad Leges Naturae 122.
Kilian N., Hand R. & Raab-Straube E.v. (general editors) 2021. Urospermum. Cichorieae Systematics Portal. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Feb. 16. Reference page.
Hassler, M. 2018. Urospermum. 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 June 23. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2013. Urospermum. Published online. Accessed: 30 September 2013. 2018. Urospermum. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2018 June 23.

Vernacular names
русский: Хвостосемянник

Urospermum, Prickly goldenfleece,[2] is a small genus of flowering plants in the dandelion tribe within the daisy family.[3][4]


Urospermum dalechampii (L.) Scop. ex F.W.Schmidt - Mediterranean from Spain + Morocco to the Aegean; naturalized in Australia
Urospermum picroides (L.) Scop. ex F.W.Schmidt - Mediterranean + southwestern Asia from Portugal + Canary Islands to Pakistan; naturalized in Australia, North America, South America


Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist
Flowers in Israel, Urospermum picroides, Tragopogon picroides, Prickly goldenfleece, Prickly cupped Goat's Beard, אזנב מצוי
Scopoli, Joannes Antonius. 1777. Introductio ad Historiam Naturalem 122 in Latin
Tropicos, Urospermum Scop.
The Plant List, search for Urospermum
Altervista Flora Italiana, genere Urospermum includes photos and distribution maps

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