Taxon: Centaurea imperialis Hausskn. ex Bornm.

Genus: Centaurea
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Carduoideae
Tribe: Cardueae
Subtribe: Centaureinae
Nomen number: 100919
Place of publication: Beih. Bot. Centralbl., Abt. 2, 20(2):68. 1906
Link to protologue:
Comment: non Centaurea imperialis hort. (= Amberboa moschata (L.) DC.)
Name Verified on: 06-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-May-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


    • WESTERN ASIA: Iran, Iraq


  1. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  2. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  3. Parsa, A. Flore de l'Iran. (F IranPars)

Check other web resources for Centaurea imperialis Hausskn. ex Bornm. :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 22 May 2018.