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M Cirsium mexicanum DC. 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 6C95A9C0-CF35-40E9-9A52-94FE8254EE68) with original publication details: Prodr. 6 636 1838.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carduus lanceolatus var. arachnoideo-lanuginosus M.Gómez Synonym L TICA
Carduus mexicanus Moric. ex DC. Synonym M TICA
Carduus mexicanus (DC.) Greene Synonym M TICA
Cirsium costaricense (Pol.) Petr. [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Cirsium costaricensis Klatt ex T.Durand & Piit. Unresolved L TICA
Cirsium mexicanum var. bracteatum Petr. Synonym L TICA
Cirsium mexicanum var. mexicanum Synonym L TICA
Cirsium portoricense (Kuntze) Petr. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus costaricensis Pol. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus mexicanus (DC.) Hemsl. Synonym M TICA
Cnicus portoricensis Kuntze Synonym M TICA

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-97932.

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