Taxon profile


Swamp Thistle
Cirsium muticum Michx.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Asterales »  family Asteraceae »  genus Cirsium - thistle

Scientific synonyms

Carduus muticus (Michx.) Pers.
Cirsium bigelovii DC.
Cirsium muticum var. monticola Fern.
Cirsium muticum var. subpinnatifidum (Britt.) Fern.

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Cirsium muticum Michx.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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