Taxon profile


Giant Mountain Aster
Canadanthus modestus (Lindl.) Nesom

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Asterales »  family Asteraceae »  genus Canadanthus - mountain aster

Scientific synonyms

Aster modestus Lindl.
Weberaster modestus (Lindl.) A. & D. Löve
Aster unalaschkensis var. major Hook.
Aster major (Hook.) Porter

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [64269620]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Canadanthus modestus (Lindl.) Nesom]
Data retrieved on: 2 August 2018
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Canadanthus modestus (Lindl.) G.L. Nesom]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

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