Taxon: Lactuca orientalis (Boiss.) Boiss.

 
Genus: Lactuca
Section: Phaenixopus
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Cichorieae
Subtribe: Lactucinae
Nomen number: 21351
Place of publication: Fl. orient. 3:819. 1875
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 23-Feb-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 07-Aug-2014
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 4 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of lettuce (fide Amer J Bot 85:1528. 1998)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt

    Asia-Temperate
    • ARABIAN PENINSULA: Saudi Arabia
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Egypt, [Sinai] Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, Turkey (e.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir] Pakistan


References:

  1. Boulos, L. Flora of Egypt checklist. (L Egypt)
  2. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  3. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  4. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  5. Lebeda, A. et al. 2004. Geographical distribution of wild Lactuca species (Asteraceae, Lactuceae) Bot. Rev. (Lancaster) 70:328-356
  6. Migahid, A. M. Flora of Saudi Arabia, ed. 3. (F Saudi ed3)
  7. Mouterde, P. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie. (F Liban)
  8. Parsa, A. Flore de l'Iran. (F IranPars)
  9. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  10. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  11. Stewart, R. An annotated catalogue of the vascular plants of West Pakistan and Kashmir. 1972 (L Pak)
  12. Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan Flora palaestina. (F Palest)

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?21351. Accessed 21 April 2018.