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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-112928, with some changes.

M Cynara cardunculus L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cynara (family Compositae).

The record derives from TICA which reports it as an accepted name (record 1F4619F9-3BB6-4629-8F6A-B6892CDB651D) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 827 1753.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Carduus cardunculus (L.) Baill. Synonym M TICA
Carduus cynara E.H.L.Krause Synonym M TICA
Carduus scolymus Baill. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus communis Lam. Synonym M TICA
Cynara cardunculus var. altilis DC. Synonym L TICA
Cynara cardunculus var. elata Cavara Synonym L TICA
Cynara cardunculus var. ferocissima Lowe Synonym L TICA
Cynara cardunculus var. inermis DC. Synonym L TICA
Cynara cardunculus var. scolymus (L.) Benth. Synonym L TICA
Cynara cardunculus var. sylvestris (Lam.) Fiori Synonym L TICA
Cynara corsica Viv. Synonym M TICA
Cynara ferox Ten. ex Steud. Synonym M TICA
Cynara horrida Aiton Synonym M TICA
Cynara spinosissima J.Presl & C.Presl Synonym M TICA
Cynara sylvestris Lam. Synonym M TICA

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