Bottom – wider scene showing co-occurring species Erigeron alpinum, Oxytropis sp., Cerastium, Potentilla sp. and Pedicularis cheilanthifolia.

Synonym of Jacobaea tibetica (Hook.fil.) B.Nord.

Common name: Ragwort

Family: Compositae

Information: Perennial. Was present on Plateau only. Species is quite endemic to the region according to GBIF maps.

Photos:  Deosai Plateau interior, on frost-churned soil, ca 4000 m, frost-churned, somewhat drier portions; Species ID # 101; Herbarium coll. # 227; photo 0584; and 0598 , July 23 2016, N Hewitt


Sources and additional resources:
GBIF Secretariat (2021). Senecio tibeticus Hook.fil. GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset https://doi.org/10.15468/39omei. Accessed 17 Jul 2021

WFO (2021) Senecio tibeticus Hook.f. Online at: http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000002699. Accessed 17 Jul 2021