The name Malacothrix is a slight homonymy case. This name is used according to the rules of several different nomenclatural codes.

Malacothrix

Botany

Taxonomy

Asteraceae 124

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Vascular plants (P) 124

Malacothrix

Zoology

Taxonomy

Mammalia 3
Rodentia 3
Nesomyidae 3

Specimens registered in collections

Collection Number of specimens (or sets)
Mammals (ZM) 3