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L Carduus nutans subsp. platypus (Lange) Greuter is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Carduus nutans L. 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 5654E9F5-30C4-4811-8005-B82EF9527C7E) with original publication details: 52 2003.

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
Carduus aggregatus Schleich. Synonym M TICA
Carduus appeninus Jan ex DC. Synonym M TICA
Carduus hamulosus Ten. Synonym M TICA
Carduus kondratjukii Gorl. Synonym M TICA
Carduus latisquamus Freyn & Conrath ex Freyn Synonym M TICA
Carduus lucidus Wall. [Invalid] Synonym M TICA
Carduus nigrescens subsp. hamulosus (Ehrh.) Arènes Synonym L TICA
Carduus nutans Boiss. ex Nyman [Invalid] Synonym M TICA
Carduus nutans subsp. attenuatus (Klokov) Tzvelev Synonym L TICA
Carduus nutans var. simplex Coss. & Germ. Synonym L TICA
Carduus platypus Lange Synonym M TICA
Carduus platypus var. platypus Synonym L TICA
Carduus polyanthemus Schreb. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus lucidus Wall. ex DC. Synonym M TICA

The species Carduus nutans L. has a further 15 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-63604.

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