The Australian Plant Name Index (APNI) is a tool for the botanical community that deals with plant names and their usage in the scientific literature, whether as a current name or synonym. APNI does not recommend any particular taxonomy or nomenclature. For a listing of currently accepted scientific names for the Australian vascular flora, please use the Australian Plant Census (APC) link above.
Showing Cirsium acaule
APC Comment: A European taxon recorded by A.G.Hamilton, J. & Proc. Roy. Soc. New South Wales 26: 235 (1892), but not known to occur in Australia. Treated as a comb. nov. by Scopoli, following ICN Art. 41.4 (Melbourne Code, 2012). Basionym cited by J.A.Scopoli, Fl. Carniol. 2nd edn, 2: 131 (1772).
Text: "Recorded for S.A. by A.G.Hamilton, J. & Proc. Roy Soc. New South Wales 26: 235 (1892), but the record is not substantiated by herbarium specimens."