Genus: Rhaponticum Ludw.

 
Family: Asteraceae
Subfamily: Carduoideae
Tribe: Cardueae
Subtribe: Centaureinae
Genus number: 16276
Last updated: 25-Apr-2019
Accession Count: 11 (8 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. III)\; acceptance of authorship "Ludw." rather than "Vaill." reflects favorable outcome of a proposal to suppress Steinwehr's 1754-1756 German translation of Vaillant's work (Shenzhen ICN App. I)

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Barrie, F. R. 2011. Report of the General Committee: 11. (Taxon) 60:1214.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2008. Proposal to add the 1754-1756 German translation of S. Vaillant, Établissement de nouveaux caractères de trois familles, 1719-1725, to the "Opera utique oppressa". (Taxon) 57:663.
  • Brummitt, R. K. 2011. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 63. (Taxon) 60:1210.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae.. (F China)
  • Dittrich, M. 1984. Neukombinationen in der Gattung Stemmacantha Cass. (Compositae) mit Bemerkungen zur Typisierung einiger ihrer Arten. (Candollea) 39:45-49.
  • Greuter, W. 2008. (1839-1842) Proposals to conserve the names Leysera against Asteropterus, Volutaria against Amberboi, Rhaponticum with a conserved type, and Rhaponticoides against Bielzia (Compositae). (Taxon) 57:1001.
  • Greuter, W. 2008. Damn Vaillant? A reply to Brummitt in Taxon 57: 663. 2008, and some alternative proposals, including adding all Steinwehr's translations in Königl. Akad. Wiss. Paris Phys. Abh. 5-9. 1754-1760 to the "Opera utique oppressa". (Taxon) 57:1015-1016.
  • Greuter, W. et al. 2005. Vaillant on Compositae - systematic concepts and nomenclatural impact. (Taxon) 54:159.
  • Hidalgo, O. et al. 2006. Phylogeny of Rhaponticum (Asteraceae, Cardueae-Centaureinae) and related genera inferred from nuclear and chloroplast DNA sequence data: taxonomic and biogeographic implications. Ann. Bot. (Oxford) 97:705-714.
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica.. (F Iran)
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Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Rhaponticum
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=16276. Accessed 26 June 2019.