African Plant Database

Centaurea sphaerocephala subsp. lusitanica (Boiss. & Reut.) Nyman
Protologue : Consp. Fl. Eur. 432 (1879)
Information on the genus : Centaurea
Basionym : Centaurea lusitanica Boiss. & Reut.
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Centaurea sphaerocephala L.
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Centaurea lusitanica Boiss. & Reut. (1856)
 Centaurea lusitanica Boiss. & Reut. var. lusitanica
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Centaurea sphaerocephala L. subsp. sphaerocephala
=Centaurea sphaerocephala L. (1753)
=Centaurea ixodes Pomel (1875)
=Centaurea pterocaulos Pomel (1874)
=Centaurea seridis var. pterocaulos (Pomel) Maire (1941)
=Centaurea seridis var. maritima auct.
=Centaurea fontanesii Spach ex Durieu (1847)
=Centaurea sphaerocephala var. fontanesii (Durieu) Batt. (1889)
=Centaurea seridis var. oligocentra Maire (1932)
=Centaurea sphaerocephala var. oligocentra (Maire) Maire (1935)
=Centaurea sphaerocephala var. transiens Faure & Maire (1937)
=Centaurea sphaerocephala f. algeriensis Batt. (1889)

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Fl. Eur. 4: 283 (1976).
  • HANSEN, A. & P. SUNDING (1993). Flora of Macaronesia. Checklist of vascular plants. 4. revised edition Sommerfeltia 17: 1-295
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°136883 modified 2008-10-17
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