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M Cirsium lecontei Torr. & A.Gray 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 06EBD90B-A5B1-4840-9FF1-3AAFFE7B41B9) with original publication details: 458 1843.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aplotaxis pungens DC. Synonym M TICA
Carduus lecontei (Torr. & A.Gray) Pollard Synonym M TICA
Cirsium virginianum Hook. [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Cirsium virginianum f. revolutum (Small) Fernald Synonym L TICA
Cnicus altissimus var. filipendulus (A.Gray) A.Gray Synonym L TICA
Cnicus arvensis Hook. [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Cnicus lecontei (Torr. & A.Gray) A.Gray Synonym M TICA
Cnicus virginianus Pursh Synonym M TICA
Cnicus virginianus Hook. [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-31659, and has not been changed.