Carduus eriophorus Thunb.

First published in Fl. Jap.: 305 (1784), nom. illeg., later homonym
This name is a synonym of Cirsium japonicum

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Belyaeva, I. & Govaerts, R. in Belyaeva I. & Govaerts, R. (2011). Personal communication. Personal Communication (Medicinal Plant Checklist) 1. [Cited as Cirsium japonicum.]
  • GCC (2011). Global Compositae Checklist http://compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz/. [Cited as Cirsium japonicum.]

Other Data

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Sources

  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
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