Genus: Paraprenanthes C. C. Chang ex C. Shih

Possible synonym of: Lactuca L.

Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Cichorieae
Subtribe: Lactucinae
Genus number: 8870
Last updated: 29-Aug-2014
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Shih, C. 1988. Revision of Lactuca L. and two new genera of tribe Lactuceae (Compositae) on the mainland of Asia (cont.). Acta Phytotax. Sin. 26:418. Note: accepts
  2. Wang, Z.-H. et al. 2013. Molecular phylogeny of the Lactuca alliance (Cichorieae subtribe Lactucinae, Asteraceae) with focus on their Chinese centre of diversity detects potential events of reticulation and chloroplast capture. PLoS One 8(12):e82692. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082692

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 4 August 2020.