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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-131365, with some changes.

M Xanthium spinosum L. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA which reports it as an accepted name (record 7BCB5933-7F4C-4610-9D00-E0B7C248FAAD) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 987 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Acanthoxanthium spinosum (L.) Fourr. Synonym M TICA
Acanthoxanthium spinosum subsp. catharticum (Kunth) D.Löve Synonym L TICA
Xanthium catharticum Kunth Synonym M TICA
Xanthium spinosum var. heterocephalum Widder Synonym L TICA
Xanthium spinosum var. inerme Bel Synonym L TICA

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