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Taraxacum officinale

Family:Asteraceae
Species:Taraxacum officinale F.H. Wigg.
Common Name:common dandelion
Habitat:Lawns, roadsides, hayfields, cultivated ground, successional fields, thickets, disturbed soils, and waste places including in urban settings. A wide spread and common species it occurs almost everywhere in NY and can often be found in small amounts in fairly nice native habitats.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, Naturalized, UPL (NWI), FACW (NWI), G5 (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

SupraordinalEudicots
Order Asterales
FamilyAsteraceae
Genus Taraxacum
Species Taraxacum officinale F.H. Wigg. - common dandelion

Citation

Citation Taraxacum officinale F.H. Wigg.
Basionym: **
Type: **

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Allegany  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Bronx1936 BKL – BKL00045346
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1994 BKL – BKL00045363
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx2008 BKL – BKL00090018
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Bronx1920 BKL – BKL00045362
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Broome1980 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  4/27/2007 - Connie Tedesco
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Cattaraugus1985 BUF – Herbarium # 85168
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Cattaraugus1984 BUF – Herbarium # 78883
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Cayuga2005 STERL
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Chautauqua1993 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Chemung  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Chemung1893 BUF – Herbarium # 33863
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Chenango2008 SUCO – Acc. # 8390
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  4/20/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Clinton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Columbia  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Delaware  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Dutchess  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Erie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Erie1987 BUF – Herbarium # 71831
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1991 BUF – Herbarium # 80732
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1990 BUF – Herbarium # 71974
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1990 BUF – Herbarium # 73630
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1988 BUF – Herbarium # 68246
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1890 BUF – Herbarium # 71829
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1885 BUF – Herbarium # 71825
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1976 BUF – Herbarium # 85164
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1976 BUF – Herbarium # 85167
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1975 BUF – Herbarium # 85166
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1974 BUF – Herbarium # 85165
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1969 BUF – Herbarium # 84272
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1924 BUF – Herbarium # 85171
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1903 BUF – Herbarium # 71830
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1900 BUF – Herbarium # 85170
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1898 BUF – Herbarium # 71834
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1897 BUF – Herbarium # 71828
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1895 BUF – Herbarium # 71826
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Erie1895 BUF – Herbarium # 71832
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Essex  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Franklin2006 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
Town of Santa Clara  
Fulton  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Fulton2007 NYS – 29
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC – 29
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Genesee1987 BUF – Herbarium # 71827
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Hamilton1996 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Herkimer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Kings1992 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Kings1890 BKL – BKL00045342
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1933 BKL – BKL00045349
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1899 BKL – BKL00045352
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2009 BKL – BKL00093945
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00007550
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00030029
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1883 BKL – BKL00045351
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1933 BKL – BKL00045348
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1949 BKL – BKL00045341
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1889 BKL – BKL00045338
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2011 BKL – BKL00099756
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  BKL – BKL00045353
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL – BKL00030031
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL – BKL00030032
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings2008 BKL – BKL00090150
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Lewis  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Livingston1956 BUF – Herbarium # 85169
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Montgomery2005 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
Town of Canajoharie 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Montgomery2005 FMCC
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
Town of Canajoharie 8/30/2009 - Connie Tedesco
Nassau  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Nassau2006 BKL – BKL00074966
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1889 BKL – BKL00045357
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2011 BKL – BKL00100589
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1868 BKL – BKL00045356
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2008 BKL – BKL00091477
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1895 BKL – BKL00045361
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1941 OBPF – Log_num: 11350
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
New York1965 BKL – BKL00045347
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1893 BKL – BKL00045345
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Niagara1985 BUF – Herbarium # 53024
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1976 BUF – Herbarium # 53557
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara  BUF – Herbarium # 53558
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara1895 BUF – Herbarium # 71835
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)
Niagara  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Oneida  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Onondaga  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Onondaga1944 BH
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
Werier (2017) voucher!; M.E. Faust & N.M. Sadler 5577 3/6/2018 - David Werier
Orange1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Orange  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Oswego1970 RCFS – accession # 10337
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1968 RCFS – accession # 10338
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego1977 RCFS – accession # 10966
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Otsego2005 SUCO
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
Town of Roseboom  
Queens2008 BKL – BKL00090338
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1910 BKL – BKL00045360
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2005 BKL – BKL00050412
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL – BKL00030033
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens  BKL – BKL00045358
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1885 BKL – BKL00045355
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1995 BKL – BKL00091601
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer1998 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Rensselaer1999 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Rensselaer1997 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Rensselaer1996 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Richmond1989 BKL – BKL00045364
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Richmond2002 BKL – BKL00020503
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Schoharie  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
St. Lawrence1982 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
St. Lawrence1915 BKL – BKL00045344
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2009 BKL – BKL00093387
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1890 BKL – BKL00045354
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1963 BKL – BKL00080832
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2010 BKL – BKL00096999
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL – BKL00045350
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Suffolk1974 OBPF – Log_num: 6638
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Suffolk1929 BKL – BKL00045340
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2010 BKL – BKL00098275
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2011 BKL – BKL00100635
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1929 BKL – BKL00045339
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins1975 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Ulster2010 BKL – BKL00096339
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL – BKL00096784
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Ulster2009 BKL – BKL00093302
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2010 BKL – BKL00097411
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington  NYFA_1990
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Wayne1990 NYS
Herbarium Name Used: none Taraxacum officinale
   
Westchester1889 BKL – BKL00045343
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1887 BKL – BKL00099914
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Wyoming1984 BUF – Herbarium # 52067
Herbarium Name Used: Taraxacum officinale
  12/18/2009 - BUF (Ed Fuchs)

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Leontodon taraxacum Leontodon taraxacum L.