⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-59333, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Carduus nutans L..
The record derives from TICA which reports it as a synonym (record 4EC1CA48-E233-4868-8705-95A81D821D84) with original publication details: Fl. Orient. 3: 516 (1875) 516 1875.