Jacobaea vulgaris Gaertn.

Jacobaea vulgaris Gaertn.

Synonymy

    • =Senecio jacobaea L.

    Distribution

    IoI NPi SPi Pe StE EC NC NE NAe WAe Kik KK EAe 

    Greece (East Aegean islandsabsent; East Central Greecepresent; Ionian Islandsabsent; Kikladesabsent; Kriti and Karpathosabsent; North Aegean islandsabsent; North Central Greecepresent; North Pindospresent; North-East Greecepresent; Peloponnisosabsent; South Pindospresent; Sterea Ellasabsent; West Aegean islandsabsent)

    Status

    Native

    Chorology

    European-SW Asian

    Life-form

    Hemicryptophyte

    Habitat

    Temperate and submediterranean Grasslands, Agricultural and Ruderal habitats

    Notes

    Distribution of different subspecies in Greece unsettled so far. Plants from NE with basal leaves being subentire or showing a large terminal lobe instead of being deeply pinnatifid as in J. vulgaris subsp. vulgaris were identified as J. vulgaris subsp. gotlandica (Neuman) B. Nord., a steppic element with a pontic-pannonian range extending to the islands of Öland and Gotland in eastern Sweden. It possibly deserves species rank due to genetic discontinuities with J. vulgaris subsp. vulgaris (Wysk & al. 2009). Similar collections have been seen from SPi and NPi (B!, Th. Raus).

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