Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 16557 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AsteraceaeAsteraceaeAsteraceae  
Species Lactuca canadensis L.
Common name   Canada lettuce
Collector(s)
Robert R. Robbins   317  
Coll. Date 22 July 1972 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Indiana
Fountain County
Locality Portland Arch vicinity.
    
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
Specimen Notes flowers yellow. 

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Lactuca canadensis L.

     Lactuca canadensis var. integrifolia (Bigelow) Torr. & Gray
     Lactuca canadensis var. latifolia Kuntze
     Lactuca canadensis var. longifolia (Michx.) Farw.
     Lactuca canadensis var. obovata Wieg.
     Lactuca canadensis var. typica Wieg.
     Lactuca sagittifolia Ell.
     Lactuca steelei Britt.

Common Name(s): Canada lettuce, Florida blue lettuce, wild lettuce.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=36596, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Asterales
                                Family: Asteraceae
                                    Genus: Lactuca
                                        Species: Lactuca canadensis
                                                                                            

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Links

Taxon Links for species Lactuca canadensis  L.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Lactuca+canadensis

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