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M Chloracantha spinosa (Benth.) G.L.Nesom is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 90E40E4D-8C7A-406F-971E-6019014D97F2) with original publication details: 378 1991.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Aster spinosus Benth. Synonym M TICA
Aster spinosus var. spinosus Synonym L TICA
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosa Synonym L TICA
Erigeron ortegae S.F.Blake Synonym M TICA
Leucosyris spinosa (Benth.) Greene Synonym M TICA

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Chloracantha spinosa var. jaliscensis (McVaugh) S.D. Sundb. Accepted L TICA 1
Chloracantha spinosa var. spinosissima (Brandegee) S.D.Sundb. Accepted L TICA 1

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

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-51819.

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