Taxon  Report   10412 
Taraxacum officinale  F. H. Wigg.  ssp. officinale 
Common dandelion
Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale
© 2011 Ramona Robison
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Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale
© 2015 Chris Jaster
Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale
© 2015 Chris Jaster
Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale, a dicot, is a perennial herb that is not native to California.

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Taraxacum officinale ssp. officinale
© 2015 Jesse Rorabaugh
Genus: Taraxacum
Parent Record Taraxacum officinale
Wetlands: Occurs usually in non wetlands, occasionally in wetlands
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ICPN accepted name: Taraxacum officinale
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PLANTS: Leontodon latiloba
PLANTS: Taraxacum latilobum
PLANTS: Taraxacum officinale ssp. vulgare
PLANTS: Taraxacum officinale var. palustre
PLANTS: Taraxacum palustre var. vulgare
PLANTS: Taraxacum pleniflorum
PLANTS: Taraxacum retroflexum
PLANTS: Taraxacum rhodolepis
PLANTS: Taraxacum undulatum
PLANTS: Taraxacum vagans
PLANTS: Taraxacum vulgare
PLANTS: Taraxacum kok-saghyz
PLANTS: Taraxacum islandiciforme
PLANTS: Taraxacum firmum
PLANTS: Leontodon taraxacum
PLANTS: Taraxacum atroglaucum
PLANTS: Taraxacum campylodes
PLANTS: Taraxacum croceum
PLANTS: Taraxacum curvidens
PLANTS: Taraxacum cyclocentrum
PLANTS: Taraxacum dahlstedtii
PLANTS: Taraxacum davidssonii
PLANTS: Taraxacum devians
PLANTS: Taraxacum dilutisquameum
PLANTS: Taraxacum xanthostigma
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2018. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Jun 24, 2018).

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