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M Carthamus creticus L. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 97A7BC89-86B6-46DB-B340-0C18070E3087) with original publication details: 1163 1763.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carthamus divaricatus Bég. & Vacc. Synonym M TICA
Carthamus lanatus subsp. baeticus (Boiss. & Reut.) Nyman Synonym L TICA
Carthamus lanatus var. creticus (L.) Halácsy Synonym L TICA
Carthamus lanatus subsp. creticus (L.) Holmboe Synonym L TICA
Centaurea cretica (L.) Spreng. Synonym M TICA
Kentrophyllum baeticum Boiss. & Reut. Synonym M TICA

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-6503.

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