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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-119529, with some changes.

M Saussurea alpina (L.) DC. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA which reports it as an accepted name (record 442CDBC6-1B41-4D1F-9EA9-C55B6DB12100) with original publication details: 198 1810.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Centaurea saussurea E.H.L.Krause Synonym M TICA
Cirsium alpinum All. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus alpinus Loisel. Synonym M TICA
Saussurea alpina subsp. macrophylla (Saut.) Nyman Synonym L TICA
Saussurea densa (Hook.) Rydb. Synonym M TICA
Saussurea macrophylla Saut. Synonym M TICA
Saussurea pohlei Gand. Synonym M TICA
Saussurea pujolica Costa Synonym M TICA

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