Saussurea costus (Falc.) Lipsch.

First published in Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 49: 131 (1964)
This species is a synonym of Dolomiaea costus

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae. Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis). [Cited as Aucklandia costus.]

This name is accepted following an alternative taxonomy by these authorities:

  • Chen, Y. & C. Shih in Ling, Y. Et Ge, X. (1999). Compositae. Cynareae. Flora Reiublicae Popularis Sinicae 78(2): 1-243. Science Press. [Cited as Saussurea costus.]
  • Flora of China Editorial Committee (1988-2013). Checklist & Addendum. Flora of China Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis). [Cited as Saussurea costus.]
  • GCC in GCC (2011). Global Compositae Checklist. Global Compositae Checklist http://compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz/. [Cited as Saussurea costus.]

Other Data

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Sources

  • 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/
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