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M Carthamus tinctorius L. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record BA689EF0-D761-487B-B72A-CDC475AB3858) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 830 1753.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Calcitrapa tinctoria Roehl. Unresolved L TICA
Calcitrapa tinctoria Röhl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Carduus tinctorius Ehrh. Synonym M TICA
Carduus tinctorius (L.) Falk Synonym M TICA
Carthamus glaber Burm.f. Synonym M TICA
Carthamus tinctorius var. albus Alef. Synonym L TICA
Carthamus tinctorius var. croceus Alef. Synonym L TICA
Carthamus tinctorius var. flavus Alef. Synonym L TICA
Carthamus tinctorius var. spinosus Kitam. Synonym L TICA
Carthamus tinctorius var. tinctorius Synonym L TICA
Centaurea carthamus E.H.L.Krause Synonym M TICA

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-123195.

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