Taxon profile


Heracleum sphondylium L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Apiales »  family Apiaceae »  genus Heracleum - cowparsnip

Other names

= Eltrot



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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Agapanthia villosoviridescens (DeGeer, 1775) - Golden-bloomed Grey Longhorn, Phytoecia cylindrica (Linnaeus, 1758), Lixus iridis Olivier, 1807

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Heracleum sphondylium subsp. chloranthum (Borbás) Neumayer

Heracleum sphondylium subsp. chloranthum

subspecies Heracleum sphondylium subsp. elegans (Crantz) Schübl. & G. Martens
subspecies Heracleum sphondylium subsp. glabrum (Huth) Holub

Heracleum sphondylium subsp. glabrum

subspecies Heracleum sphondylium subsp. orsinii (Guss.) H. Neumayer
subspecies Heracleum sphondylium subsp. pyrenaicum (Lam.) Bonnier & Layens

Heracleum sphondylium subsp. pyrenaicum

Links and literature

CZ Danihelka J., Chrtek J., Kaplan Z., Wild J. (23. 1. 2011): Seznam jmen cévnatých rostlin použitých v nálezové databázi květeny České republiky [], Botanický ústav AV ČR [as Heracleum sphondylium L.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Heracleum sphondylium L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Heracleum_sphondylium_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Heracleum sphondylium L.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Heracleum sphondylium L.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Heracleum sphondylium L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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