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Group: Dicot Rank: species Kind: Name of a new Taxon Herbarium Placement: Monsanto, 3rd, D, 280

Authors: Published In: Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 2(1): 117–118. 1821. (J. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library
Locality: Upper part of Arkansas territory, Jul-Aug.
Collector and Number: Nuttall s.n.
Distribution: United States
Type Specimens
  • T: Nuttall, s.n. (PH)
Higher Taxa:     Taxonomy Browser
Concept:    details
Other names for this basionym:
Plectocephalus americanus (Nutt.) D. Don
Projects: IPCN , Mesoamericana , Missouri

Common Names:
  • American knapweed (English, United States)
  • basket-flower (English, United States)
  • Cardo (Spanish, El Salvador)
    • Reference article Pruski, J. F. & H. Robinson. 2018. Asteraceae. 5(2): i–xix, 1–608. In G. Davidse, M. Sousa Sánchez, S. Knapp & F. Chiang Cabrera (eds.) Fl. Mesoamer.. Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis.
  • cardo-del-valle (English, United States)
  • thornless thistle (English, United States)
Keywords: BCA, FNA, FWT

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