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Russowia, Rutidosis, Sabazia, Sachsia, Salmea, Santolina, Santosia, Sanvitalia, Sarcanthemum, Sartorina, Sartwellia, Saussurea, Scalesia, Scariola, Scherya, Schischkinia, Schistocarpha, Schistostephium, Schizogyne, Schizoptera, Schizotrichia, Schkuhria, Schlechtendalia, Schmalhausenia, Schoenia, Sciadocephala, Sclerocarpus, Sclerolepis, Sclerorhachis, Sclerostephane, Scolymus, Scorzonera, Scrobicaria, Selloa, Senecio, Sericocarpus, Seriphidium, Serratula, Shafera, Sheareria, Shinnersia, Shinnersoseris, Siapaea, Siebera, Sigesbeckia, Siloxerus, Silphium, Silybum, Simsia, Sinacalia, Sinclairia, Sinoleontopodium, Sinosenecio, Sipolisia, Smallanthus, Soaresia, Solanecio, Solenogyne, Solidago, Soliva, Sommerfeltia, Sonchus, Sondottia, Soroseris, Spaniopappus, Sparganophorus, Sphaeranthus, Sphaereupatorium, Sphaeromeria, Sphagneticola, Spilanthes, Spiracantha, Spiroseris, Squamopappus, Stachycephalum, Staehelina, Standleyanthus, Staurochlamys, Stebbinsoseris, Steiractinia, Steirodiscus, Stemmacantha, Stenachaenium, Stenocephalum, Stenocline, Stenopadus, Stenophalium, Stenops, Stenoseris, Stenotus, Stephanochilus, Stephanodoria, Stephanomeria, Steptorhamphus, Stevia, Steviopsis, Steyermarkina, Stifftia, Stilpnogyne, Stilpnolepis, Stilpnopappus, Stoebe, Stokesia, Stomatanthes, Stomatochaeta, Stramentopappus, Streptoglossa, Strotheria, Stuartina, Stuckertiella, Stuessya, Stylocline, Stylotrichium, Sventenia, Symphyllocarpus, Symphyopappus, Symphyotrichum, Syncalathium, Syncarpha, Syncephalum, Syncretocarpus, Synedrella, Synedrellopsis, Syneilesis, Synotis, Syntrichopappus, Synurus, Syreitschikovia, Taeckholmia, Tagetes, Takeikadzuchia, Takhtajaniantha, Talamancalia, Tamananthus, Tamania, Tamaulipa, Tanacetopsis, Tanacetum, Taplinia, Taraxacum, Tarchonanthus, Tehuana, Teixeiranthus, Telanthophora, Telekia, Telmatophila, Tenrhynea, Tephroseris, Tessaria, Tetrachyron, Tetradymia, Tetragonotheca, Tetramolopium, Tetraneuris, Tetranthus, Tetraperone, Thaminophyllum, Thamnoseris, Thelesperma, Thespidium, Thespis, Thevenotia, Thiseltonia, Thurovia, Thymophylla, Thymopsis, Tiarocarpus, Tietkensia, Tithonia, Tolbonia, Tolpis, Tomentaurum, Tonestus, Tourneuxia, Townsendia, Tracyina, Tragopogon, Traversia, Trichanthemis, Trichanthodium, Trichocline, Trichocoronis, Trichocoryne, Trichogonia, Trichogoniopsis, Trichogyne, Tricholepis, Trichoptilium, Trichospira, Tridactylina, Tridax, Trigonospermum, Trilisa, Trimorpha, Trioncinia, Tripleurospermum, Triplocephalum, Tripteris, Triptilion, Triptilodiscus, Trixis, Troglophyton, Tuberostylis, Tugarinovia, Turaniphytum, Tussilago, Tuxtla, Tyleropappus, Tyrimnus, Uechtritzia, Ugamia, Uleophytum, Unxia, Urbananthus, Urbinella, Urmenetea, Urolepis, Uropappus, Urospermum, Ursinia, Vanclevea, Varilla, Varthemia, Vellereophyton, Venegasia, Verbesina, Vernonia, Vernoniopsis, Viereckia, Vieria, Vigethia, Viguiera, Villanova, Vilobia, Vittadinia, Vittetia, Volutaria, Waitzia, Wamalchitamia, Warionia, Wedelia, Welwitschiella, Wendelboa, Werneria, Westoniella, Whitneya, Wilkesia, Willemetia, Wollastonia, Wulffia, Wunderlichia, Wyethia, Xanthisma, Xanthium, Xanthocephalum, Xanthopappus, Xeranthemum, Xerolekia, Xylanthemum, Xylorhiza, Xylothamia, Yermo, Youngia, Zaluzania, Zandera, Zexmenia, Zinnia, Zoegea, Zyrphelis, Zyzyxia.

General remarks. See Heywood, Harborne and Turner 1977.

Economic uses, etc. Sources of foodstuffs include Lactuca (lettuce), Cynara (globe artichoke), Cichorium (chicory and endive), Tragopogon (salsify). Insecticides from Pyrethrum, safflower dye from Carthamus. At least 200 genera are widely planted as ornamentals; and some are notorious hayfever plants (‘ragweed’ (Ambrosia), etc.).

Illustrations:

  • Technical details: Taraxacum. 
  • Technical details: Tragopogon, Cichorium, Nassauvia.  
  • Technical details: Centaurea cyanus.  
  • Technical details: Calendula, Cirsium.  
  • Technical details: Chrysanthemum, Achillea, Senecio.  
  • Technical details: Asteriscus, Helianthus, Robinsonia, Tagetes.  
  • Technical details: Eupatorium. 
  • Technical details: Vernonia.  
  • Barnadesia caryophylla: Bot. Reg. 29 (29), 1843.  
  • Brachyscome iberidifolia: as Brachycome, Bot. Reg. 09, 1841.  
  • Carlina vulgaris: B. Ent. 642. 
  • ‘Cineraria lanata’: Bot. Mag. 2, 1788. 
  • Centaurea glastifolia: Bot. Mag. 2, 1788.  
  • Centaurea pulchra: as C. pulcra, Bot. Reg. xxvi, 28 (1840).  
  • Cosmos scabiosoides: as Cosmus, Bot. Reg. XXIV, 15 (1838). 
  • Craspedia uniflora: as C. glauca, Bot. Reg. 1908 (1836). 
  • Dahlia merckii: as D. glabrata, Bot. Reg. xxvi, 29 (1840). 
  • Eupatorium glandulosum: Bot. Reg. 1723, 1835. 
  • Helichrysum macranthum: Bot. Reg. XXIV, 58 (1838).  
  • Iostephane heterophylla var. dicksonii: as Echinacea dicksoni, Bot. Reg. XXIV, 27 (1838). 
  • Lasthenia glabrata: as L. californica, Bot. Reg. 1823, 1836. 
  • Layia calliglossa: as Oxyura chrysanthemoides, Bot. Reg 1850 (1836). 
  • Liatris scariosa: Bot. Reg. 1654, 1835.  
  • Machaeranthera canescens var. incana: as Diplopappus incanus, Bot. Reg. 1693, 1835.  
  • Petasites hybridus (B. Ent.). 
  • Rhodanthe manglesii: Bot. Reg. 1703, 1835.  
  • Stevia fascicularis: Bot. Reg. XXIV, 59 (1838).  
  • Triptilion spinosum: Bot. Reg. 22, 1841.  
  • Waitzia nitida: Bot. Reg. 1941, 1837.  
  • Waitzia suaveolens: as Morna nivea, Bot. Reg. XXIV, 9 (1838).  
  • Vernonia cotoneaster: as V. axilliflora, Bot. Reg. 1464, 1831.  
  • British Lactuceae (B. Ent. compilation).  
  • British Lactuceae (B. Ent. compilation). 
  • British Lactuceae (B. Ent. compilation). 
  • British Cynareae (B. Ent. compilation). 
  • British Cynareae (thistles: B. Ent. compilation). 
  • British Eupatorieae, Heliantheae, Inuleae: B. Ent. compilation. 
  • British Inuleae (B. Ent. compilation).  
  • British Senecioneae (B. Ent. compilation). 
  • British Anthemideae (B. Ent. compilation). 
  • British Anthemideae (B. Ent. compilation). 
  • British Anthemideae (B. Ent. compilation). 
  • British Astereae (B. Ent. compilation).

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