Taxon: Centaurea virgata Lam.

 
Genus: Centaurea
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Carduoideae
Tribe: Cardueae
Subtribe: Centaureinae
Nomen number: 316481
Place of publication: Encycl. 1:670. 1785
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Mar-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Sep-2002
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • centáurea  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Distributional Range:

    Native

  • Asia-Temperate

    • Caucasus: Armenia ; Azerbaijan ; Russian Federation Dagestan
    • China: China Xinjiang
    • Middle Asia: Kyrgyzstan ; Tajikistan ; Turkmenistan
    • Western Asia: Afghanistan ; Iran ; Iraq ; Lebanon ; Syria ; Turkey

  • Naturalized


References:

  • Cronquist, A. et al. Intermountain flora. 1972- (Intermt F)
  • Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. 1965-1988 (F Turk)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Mouterde, P. Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie. 1966- (F Liban)
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. 1963- (F Iran)

Check other web resources for Centaurea virgata Lam. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.