Taxon profile


Oxeye Daisy
Leucanthemum vulgare Lam.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Asterales »  family Asteraceae »  genus Leucanthemum - daisy

Scientific synonyms

Chrysanthemum leucanthemum L.
Chrysanthemum leucanthemum var. boecheri Boivin
Chrysanthemum leucanthemum var. pinnatifidum Lecoq & Lamotte
Leucanthemum leucanthemum (L.) Rydb.
Leucanthemum vulgare var. pinnatifidum (Lecoq & Lamotte) Moldenke

Other names

= Marguerite Daisy
= Ox-eyed Daisy
= Yellow Daisy


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Phytoecia nigricornis (Fabricius, 1781), Agapanthia cardui (Linnaeus, 1767)

consumer (larval stage only): Cyphocleonus trisulcatus (Herbst, 1795)

pollinator: Stictoleptura cordigera cordigera (Füssli, 1775)

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

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 Leucanthemum vulgare Lam.]
Data retrieved on: 21 November 2013
EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Leucanthemum vulgare Lam.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Pest Information Wiki [Leucanthemum_vulgare_(weed)]

Pest Information Wiki [] [as Leucanthemum vulgare Lam.]
Data retrieved on: 5 March 2016
EN Danihelka J., Chrtek J. Jr. & Kaplan Z. (2012): Checklist of vascular plants of the Czech Republic, Preslia 84: 647–811 [as Leucanthemum vulgare Lam.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2014

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