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Taxon: Pilosella ×floribunda (Wimm. & Grab.) Fr.

Genus: Pilosella
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Cichorieae
Subtribe: Hieraciinae
Nomen number: 409974
Place of publication: E. M. Fries & F. Lagger, Hierac. eur. exs.: [in schedis] Pilosella no. 17. 1862-1865
Link to protologue:
Comment: [= P. caespitosa × P. lactucella]
Name Verified on: 28-Feb-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

  • glaucous hawkweed  (Source: Glea Cron ed2) - English
  • Irish fox-and-cubs  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • yellow-devil hawkweed  (Source: Rangelands) - English
  • reichblütiges Habichtskraut  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Distributional Range:


    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey

    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Poland, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Romania, Slovenia


    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark


    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Ireland, United Kingdom


  1. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  2. Sell, P. & G. Murrell. 1996-. Flora of Great Britain and Ireland.
  3. Stace, C. 1995. New flora of the British Isles. Note: mentions

Check other web resources for Pilosella ×floribunda (Wimm. & Grab.) Fr. :

  • Euro+Med Plantbase: Information Resource for Euro-Mediterranean Plant Diversity
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?409974. Accessed 17 February 2020.