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Italian plumeless thistle
Carduus pycnocephalus L.

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Carduus

Other System Links

Plants: CAPY2
Bayer: CRUPY
GRIN: 316603
ITIS: 35788

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
compact-headed thistle, Italian thistle


Category: Forbs/Herbs