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Centaurea cyanus L.
Family : ASTERACEAE
Protologue : Sp. Pl. 2: 911 (1753)  
Information on the genus : Centaurea
 
 
Status
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Cyanus segetum Hill
Status for SA : (naturalised-introduced)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Cyanus segetum Hill (1762)
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : biology: annual- Herb- Ht +/- 0.6 m. Alt 300 - 1400 m. Distribution: EC, FS, MP

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Checklist Flow. Pl. Sub-Saharan Africa : 105 (2006).

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Bonnet, E. & Barratte, J. F.G. (1896). Exploration Scientifique de la Tunisie. Catalogue Raisonne des Plantes Vasculaires de la Tunisie.   
  • DUCELLIER, L. & R. MAIRE (1923). Végétaux adventices observés dans l'Afrique du Nord. Bull. Soc. Hist. Nat. Afrique N. 14: 304-325
  • Cat. Pl. Maroc 4: 1157 (1941). 
  • Fl. Algérie [Quézel & Santa] 2: 1016 (1963).
  • Fl. Eur. 4: 300 (1976).
  • Fl. Iberica 16(1): 588 (2014).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
 
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Record n°100866
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