Taxon profile


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Lappula squarrosa (Retz.) Dumort.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Boraginales »  family Boraginaceae »  genus Lappula - stickseed

Scientific synonyms

Echinospermum consanguineum Fisch. & C. A. Mey.
Lappula echinata Gilib.
Lappula erecta A. Nels.
Lappula squarrosa var. erecta (A. Nels.) Dorn
Lappula fremontii (Torr.) Greene
Myosotis lappula L.
Lithospermum lappulum (L.) Lehm.
Echinospermum lappula (L.) Lehm.
Lappula lappula (L.) Karst.
Lappula myosotis Moench

Other names

= Bristly Sheepburr
= Bristly Stickseed
= European Stickseed


Taxon in country check-lists*

* List of countries might not be complete


Intertaxon relationships

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Lappula squarrosa subsp. heteracantha (Ledeb.) Chater

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 Lappula squarrosa (Retz.) Dumort.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Lappula squarrosa (Retz.) Dumort.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
CZ Kubát et al. (2002): Klíč ke květeně České republiky, Academia, Praha [as Lappula squarrosa (Retz.) Dumort.]
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Seznam cévnatých rostlin květeny České republiky, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Lappula squarrosa (Retz.) Dumort.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014
EN Pyšek P., Sádlo J. & Mandák B. (2002): Catalogue of alien plants of the Czech Republic [], Preslia 74(2): 97–186, 2002. [as Lappula squarrosa (Retz.) Dumort]

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