African Plant Database

Centaurea sphaerocephala auct.
Information on the genus : Centaurea
Status for NA : rejected (present), is synonym of : Centaurea polyacantha Willd. (sensu Talavera in Fl. Andalucia occid. (1987))
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Centaurea polyacantha Willd. (1803)
=Centaurea sphaerocephala subsp. polyacantha (Willd.) Dostál (1976)
=Centaurea polyacantha var. adpressa Maire

Bibliography for North Africa :
  • Invernon, V.R. & J.A. Devesa (2014). Revision taxonomica de Centaurea sect. Seridia (Juss.) DC. (Asteraceae) en la peninsula Iberica e islas Baleares. Acta Bot. Malacit. 38: 62
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Herbarium, North Africa MPU
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Record n°232747 created 2014-05-16
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