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December 2023

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Acanthus polystachyus Delile

This species name was first published in Voy. Méroé 1: 2 (1826) Link to external nomenclature reference

At the time of this classification snapshot, this species name was accepted by WFO (placed as the accepted name of a taxon). Its description and other taxonomic data can be found on World Flora Online, id: wfo-0000513873.

Synonyms of Acanthus polystachyus Delile

Name Author Protologue Nomenclator WFO link
Zonablephis polystachius (Delile) Raf. Sylva Tellur. : 144 (1838) wfo-0000429200
Acanthus flamandii De Wild. Bull. Jard. Bot. État Bruxelles 4: 427 (1914) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000513828
Acanthus pubescens (Oliv.) Engl. Abh. Königl. Akad. Wiss. Berlin 1891(2): 390. 1892 Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000513876
Acanthus ugandensis C.B.Clarke J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 37: 527 (1906) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000513897
Dilivaria polystachya (Delile) Endl. Gen. Pl. : 703 (1839) Link to external nomenclature reference wfo-0000647487
Zonablephis polistachys (Delile) Raf. Sylva Tellur. : 144 (1838) wfo-0001328948
Acanthus arboreus f. albiflorus Fiori Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital. , n.s., 47: 41 (1940) wfo-0001440052
Acanthus arboreus var. pubescens Thomson ex Oliv. J. Discov. Source Nile : 643 (1863) wfo-0001440053
Zonablephis polystachyus (Delile) Raf. wfo-1000051170
Acanthus arboreus var. pubescens Oliv. Trans. Linn. Soc. London 29: 129 (1875) wfo-1200030137