Carduus nyassanus R.E.Fr.

First published in Acta Horti Berg. 8: 25 (1925)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Nigeria to Ethiopia and S. Tropical Africa.

Distribution

Native to:

Burundi, Cameroon, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zaïre, Zimbabwe

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 West Tropical Africa

  • in Acta Hort. Berg. 8: 25 (1925).

Flora of Tropical East Africa

  • Agnew, A.D.Q. & Agnew, S., Upland Kenya Wild Flowers, ed. 2: 227, t. 96 (1994).
  • C. Jeffrey in Kew Bulletin 22: 126 (1968).
  • C.D. Adams in Flora of West Tropical Africa ed. 2, 2: 291 (1963).
  • G.V. Pope in Flora Zambesiaca 6: 51, t. 10 (1992).
  • Kazmi in Mitt. Bot. Staats. München 5: 158 (1963).
  • Lisowski, Aster. Fl. Afr. Centr.: 589 (1991).
  • Maquet in Fl. Rwanda 3: 696 (1985).
  • R.E. Fr. in Acta Horti Berg. 8: 25, t. 3 (1923).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 1, 2000 Cheek, M. [9815], Cameroon K000746894 No
Schimper [44], Ethiopia K000418460 isotype Yes
Maitland, T.D. [1649], Cameroon K000027536 No
Hepper, F.N. [2719], Cameroon K000027537 No

Sources

  • Flora Zambesiaca

    • Flora Zambesiaca
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  • Flora of Tropical East Africa

    • Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Flora of West Tropical Africa

    • Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • 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