Taxon: Cnicus benedictus L.

Synonym of Centaurea benedicta (L.) L.

Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Carduoideae
Tribe: Cardueae
Subtribe: Centaureinae
Nomen number: 10967
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:826. 1753
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 21-May-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2008
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


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  • Fruits: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image