genus Leontodon


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Noun1.genus Leontodon - hawkbitgenus Leontodon - hawkbit        
asterid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous herbs and some trees and shrubs
aster family, Asteraceae, Compositae, family Asteraceae, family Compositae - plants with heads composed of many florets: aster; daisy; dandelion; goldenrod; marigold; lettuces; ragweed; sunflower; thistle; zinnia
hawkbit - any of various common wildflowers of the genus Leontodon; of temperate Eurasia to Mediterranean regions
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Flavonoids, phenolic acids and sesquiterpene lactones have been considered qualitative and quantitative chemosystematic markers in the genus Leontodon (Zidorn and Stuppner 2001).