Taxon: Centaurea nigrescens Willd.

 
Genus: Centaurea
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
  Subfamily: Carduoideae
      Tribe: Cardueae
        Subtribe: Centaureinae
Nomen number: 403429
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 3(3):2288. 1803
Name Verified on: 01-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 01-Mar-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • short-fringe knapweed  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Tyrol knapweed  (Source: Centaurea Pages) - English
  • Vochin knapweed  (Source: Rep NCEPPC) - English
  • wocheiner knapweed  (Source: Rep NCEPPC) - English
  • centaurée noirâtre  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • schwärzliche Flockenblume  (Source: Zander ed16) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Weed: (fide Rep NCEPPC)

Distributional Range:

    Uncertain:

  • Europe

    • Southeastern Europe: Macedonia

  • Native:

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Western Asia: Turkey
  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Switzerland
    • Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Italy; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    • Southwestern Europe: France

  • Naturalized:

  • Australasia

    • Australia: Australia - South Australia
  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Germany
  • Northern America

    • Eastern Canada: Canada - Quebec, - Ontario
    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Missouri, - Wisconsin
    • Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, - Indiana, - Massachusetts, - New Hampshire, - New Jersey, - New York, - Ohio, - Pennsylvania, - Rhode Island, - Vermont, - West Virginia
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Montana, - Oregon, - Washington, - Wyoming
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Delaware, - Florida, - Virginia
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
    • Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia
  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, - Rio Negro

  • Adventive:

  • Europe

    • Middle Europe: Belgium; Poland

References:

  • Campbell, F. T., ed. Report of National Coalition of Exotic Plant Pest Councils. 1995 (unpublished draft) (Rep NCEPPC)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  • Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. 1990 (L Aust)
  • Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. 2008 (F ConoSur)
  • Ochsmann, J. Knapweeds (Centaurea L. and some related genera) in North America (Centaurea Pages)
  • Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. 1982 (F Ital)
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. 1964-1980 (F Eur)

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