Acanthospermum

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Contains 3 accepted taxa overall.

Family:ASTERACEAE
Common Name:STARBURR
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Classification

FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus Acanthospermum

Citation

Citation ACANTHOSPERMUM Schrank, Pl. Rar. Hort. Monac. 53. 1820, nom. cons. vs. Centrospermum Kunth 1818.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Acanthospermum brasilum Schrank

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon Name
Acanthospermum australe PARAGUAY STARBURR
Acanthospermum hispidum HISPID STARBURR
Acanthospermum humile LOW STARBURR

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Centrospermum Centrospermum Kunth, in Humboldt et al., Nov. Gen. Sp. 4: 270, pl. 397. 1818, nom. rej. vs. Acanthospermum Schrank 1820. TYPE: Centrospermum xanthioides Kunth, nom. illegit. (Melampodium australe Loefling ex Linnaeus)
Orcya Orcya Vellozo, Fl. Flumin. 344. 1829 ("1825"). TYPE: Orcya adhaerens Vellozo