Lactuca serriola L.

Common name

English: Prickly Lettuce

German: Stachel-Lattich

Portuguese: Alface-brava-menor

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Asterales (210)

        Family: Asteraceae (209) (family description)

          Genus: Lactuca (3)

           Epithet: serriola L. (1)

serriola => saw-like

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Lactuca serriola at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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