Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

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Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
Invasive Species Australia
  • Cynara cardunculus
CalPhotos
  • Cynara cardunculus
CalPhotos
  • Cynara cardunculus
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Cynara cardunculus
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
EOL Group on Flickr
Environments
IRMNG
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Species
Freshwater and Marine Image Bank, University Libraries, U Washington
  • Cynara cardunculus
GBIF Elevation Data Species
Global Biotic Interactions Species
Global Compendium of Weeds Species
  • Cynara cardunculus
IABIN resource
IABIN resource
BioLib.cz Import
Initial Biolib.de Import
  • Cynara cardunculus
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
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Species
Global Invasive Species Database (GISD)
  • Cynara cardunculus
BioImages resource
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
Inventaire National du Patrimoine Naturel Species
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
NatureServe resource Species
BOLDS images II Species
Synonymie-Index der Schweizer Flora und der angrenzenden Gebiete (SISF).
TaxonConcept.org outlinks
  • Cynara cardunculus
Taxonomic Hierarchy of COL-China 2012
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Species
USDA PLANTS Structured Data
  • Cynara cardunculus
USDA Plants
Wikimedia Commons
Wikipedia
eFloras
iNaturalist Images Species
iSpot links Species
  • Cynara cardunculus

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