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M Galactites tomentosa Moench is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 24523667-C9B3-49B3-86E2-13987279129C) with original publication details: 558 1794.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Calcitrapa galactites (L.) Lam. Synonym M TICA
Carduus galactites Bory & Chaub. Synonym M TICA
Carduus orgyalis Steud. Synonym M TICA
Carduus orientalis Pers. Synonym M TICA
Carduus pungens Pers. ex DC. Synonym M TICA
Carduus strictus Steud. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea elegans All. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea galactites L. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium galactites Hill Synonym M TICA
Cirsium microcephalum Sch.Bip. [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Cirsium orientale Spreng. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium rheginum Spreng. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium siculum Spreng. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium siculum subsp. siculum Synonym L TICA
Cirsium siculum var. siculum Synonym L TICA
Cirsium strictum Moris Synonym M TICA
Cnicus galactites Loisel. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus orientalis Willd. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus rectus hort.par. ex DC. Synonym M TICA
Crocodilium galactites Dum.Cours. ex Steud. Synonym M TICA
Galactites elegans (All.) Nyman ex Soldano Synonym M TICA
Galactites galactites (L.) Druce [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Galactites pumilus Porta Synonym M TICA
Galactites tomentosa var. elegans (All.) DC. Synonym L TICA
Galactites tomentosa f. rosea Briq. & Cavill. Synonym L TICA
Galactites tomentosa f. tomentosa Synonym L TICA
Galactites tomentosa var. tomentosa Synonym L TICA
Lupsia galactites (L.) Kuntze Synonym M TICA

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-10499.

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