Pulicaria dysenterica (L.) Bernh.

Common name

English: Meadow false fleabane

German: Großes Flohkraut

Mandarin: 止痢蚤草 (zhi li zao cao)

Portuguese: Erva-das-disenterias

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2504)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2403)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2035)

      Order: Asterales (210)

        Family: Asteraceae (209) (family description)

          Genus: Pulicaria (1)

           Epithet: dysenterica (L.) Bernh. (1)

Synonym: Aster dysentericus (L.) Scop.

dysenterica => pertaining to dysentery (an inflammatory disorder of the intestine)

dysentericus => pertaining to dysentery (an inflammatory disorder of the intestine)

Characteristics

Climate: temperate

Habitat: mesophytic

Habit: herb

Flower colour: yellow

External links

Check for Pulicaria dysenterica at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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