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L Sonchus asper subsp. glaucescens (Jord.) Ball ex Ball is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Sonchus asper (L.) Hill in the genus Sonchus (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 C6D51DBD-3108-4566-B488-620E2876CFAA) with original publication details: "Journal of the Linnean Society, Botany 16 1877" 548 1878.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Sonchus asper var. glaucescens (Jord.) Batt. Synonym L TICA
Sonchus asper subsp. nymanii (Tineo & Guss.) Hegi Synonym L TICA
Sonchus eryngiifolius Sosn. ex Grossh. Synonym M TICA
Sonchus giganteus Shuttlew. ex Rouy Synonym M TICA
Sonchus glaucescens Jord. Synonym M TICA
Sonchus glaucescens subsp. giganteus Rouy Synonym L TICA
Sonchus glaucescens subsp. glaucescens Synonym L TICA
Sonchus glaucescens subsp. kralikii Rouy Synonym L TICA
Sonchus graecus Reut. ex E.Weiss Synonym M TICA
Sonchus kralikii Rouy Synonym M TICA
Sonchus nymanii Tineo & Guss. Synonym M TICA

The species Sonchus asper (L.) Hill has a further 37 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-52878.

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