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M Cirsium leucocephalum (Willd.) Spreng. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 62E71800-B37A-4893-A55F-8C3E9413ABFC) with original publication details: 377 1826.

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
Cirsium anatolicum (Petr.) Petr. ex Grossh. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium cataonicum Boiss. & Hausskn. Synonym M TICA
Cirsium leucocephalum subsp. leucocephalum Synonym L TICA
Cirsium paniculatum Boiss. & Hausskn. ex Boiss. Unresolved L TICA
Cirsium penicillatum subsp. anatolicum (Petr.) Soldano Synonym L TICA
Cnicus leucocephalus Willd. 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
Cirsium leucocephalum subsp. hermonis (Boiss.) Greuter Accepted L TICA 3
Cirsium leucocephalum subsp. penicillatum (K.Koch) Greuter Accepted L TICA 15
Cirsium leucocephalum subsp. tenuilobum (K.Koch) Greuter Accepted L TICA 6

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-94115.

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