Cirsium wallichii DC.

First published in Prodr. 6: 643 (1838)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Afghanistan to Indian Subcontinent. It is a perennial and grows primarily in the temperate biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Afghanistan, East Himalaya, India, Nepal, Pakistan, West Himalaya

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ali, S.I. & Qaiser, M. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Pakistan 223: 1-363. Department of Botany, University of Karachi, Karachi.
  • Balkrishna, A. (2018). Flora of Morni Hills (Research & Possibilities): 1-581. Divya Yoga Mandir Trust.
  • Kotiya, A., Solanki, Y. & Reddy, G.V. (2020). Flora of Rajasthan: 1-769. Rajasthan state biodiversity board.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Kotiya, A., Solanki, Y. & Reddy, G.V. (2020). Flora of Rajasthan: 1-769. Rajasthan state biodiversity board.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Littledale, S.G.R. [s.n.] K002002510 Yes
Appleton, H. [875] K002002511 Yes
Wallich, N. [s.n.] Nepal Cirsium wallichii var. nepalensis K000778229 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [2892] Nepal Cirsium wallichii var. nepalensis K000778228 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] Nepal Cirsium wallichii var. nepalensis K000778225 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [2891] Nepal Cirsium wallichii var. nepalensis K000778227 Unknown Type Material Yes
Hooker, J.D. [s.n.] Nepal Cirsium wallichii var. nepalensis K000778226 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [2891] Nepal Cirsium wallichii var. nepalensis K000778224 Unknown Type Material Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] India Cirsium wallichii var. wightii K000250092 Type Yes
s.coll. [1493] India Cirsium wallichii var. wightii K000250091 Type Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2892] Nepal Cnicus cernuus K001118145 Unknown Type Material Yes
Wallich, N. [Cat. no. 2891] Cnicus arachnoideus K001118144 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • 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/
    • © Copyright 2023 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 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

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