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L Carduus nyassanus subsp. kikuyorum (R.E.Fr.) C.Jeffrey is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Carduus nyassanus (S.Moore) R.E.Fr. in the genus Carduus (family Compositae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record A38B84B4-E19C-46A3-B910-5E16DE904BC8) with original publication details: 49 2000.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carduus kikuyorum R.E.Fr. Synonym M TICA
Carduus kikuyorum var. goetzenii R.E.Fr. Synonym L TICA
Carduus kikuyorum var. kikuyorum Synonym L TICA
Carduus leptacanthus var. steudneri Engl. Synonym L TICA
Carduus nyassanus var. ruandensis R.E.Fr. Synonym L TICA
Carduus steudneri (Engl.) R.E.Fr. Synonym M TICA
Carduus steudneri subsp. steudneri Synonym L TICA

The species Carduus nyassanus (S.Moore) R.E.Fr. has a further 6 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-50737.

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