The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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M Cirsium acaule (L.) A.A.Weber ex Wigg. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 5BB2B628-4382-4F63-8AEC-3A3672C93E9D) with original publication details: 59 1780.

⥇ A cross-taxon basionym link was ignored while processing this record, see Carduus acaulis L. .


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carduus caulescens Pers. ex Steud. Synonym M TICA
Carduus gmelini Steud. Synonym M TICA
Carduus rosenii Vill. Synonym M TICA
Carduus spinosus Gueldenst. ex Ledeb. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium allionii Spenn. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium alpestre Nägeli Synonym M TICA
Cirsium bipontinum F.W.Schultz Synonym M TICA
Cirsium congestum var. congestum Synonym L TICA
Cirsium congestum subsp. congestum Synonym L TICA
Cirsium consanguineum DC. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium decipiens Nyman Synonym M TICA
Cirsium decoloratum W.D.J.Koch Unresolved L TICA
Cirsium exigium Bubani Synonym M TICA
Cirsium fallax Franch. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium lachenalii W.D.J.Koch Unresolved L TICA
Cirsium rosenii Vill. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium sorocephalum DC. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus affghanicus C.Winkl. ex Petr. Synonym M TICA

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-31417.

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