Carduus keniensis R.E.Fr.

First published in Acta Horti Berg. 8: 31 (1925)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Tropical Africa.

Distribution

Native to:

Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Agnew, A.D.Q. & Agnew, S., Upland Kenya Wild Flowers, ed. 2: 227 (1994).
  • Blundell, Wild Flow. E. Afr.: 162, pl. 576 (1987).
  • C. Jeffrey in Kew Bulletin 22: 128 (1968).
  • Kazmi in Mitt. Bot. Staats. München 5: 166 (1963).
  • O. Hedberg, Afroalpine Vascular Plants p. 249 (1957).
  • R.E. Fr. in Acta Horti Berg. 8: 31 (1923).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1953 Hedberg, O. [2408], Tanzania K000418452 isotype Yes
Jul 9, 1993 Dummer, R.A. [3522], Kenya Carduus subalpinus K000311639 holotype Yes

Sources

  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0