Taxon profile


Plectocephalus D. Don

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Asterales »  family Asteraceae »  tribus Cardueae

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

species Plectocephalus americanus (Nuttall) D. Don - American Star-thistle
species Plectocephalus rothrockii (Greenman) D. J. N. Hind - Rothrock's Knapweed

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1352420]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Plectocephalus D. Don in Sweet, 1830]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Plectocephalus D. Don]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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