Acanthospermum

Acanthospermum is a genus of plants in the family Asteraceae, also known as starburrs or starburs. It was described as a genus in 1820.[3][2]

Starburrs
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Acanthospermum australe
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Acanthospermum

Schrank, 1820
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SpeciesEdit

As of July 2020, Plants of the World online has 7 accepted species:[4][5]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Brummitt, Taxon 49: 265. 2000.
  2. ^ a b Tropicos, Acanthospermum Schrank
  3. ^ Schrank, Franz von Paula von. 1820. Plantae Rariores Horti Academici Monacensis 2(6): , pl. 53
  4. ^ Kew Science Plants of the World Online, retrieved 14 July 2020
  5. ^ The Plant List search for Acanthospermum