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  • Cnicus benedictus L.

This is a synonym of Centaurea benedicta (L.) L.

Cnicus benedictus L. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Sp. Pl.: 826 (1753)

Not accepted by

  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee in Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2006). Asteraceae, part 1 Flora of North America North of Mexico 19: 1-579. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford. [Cited as Centaurea benedicta.]
  • GCC in GCC (2011). Global Compositae Checklist Global Compositae Checklist http://compositae.landcareresearch.co.nz/. [Cited as Centaurea benedicta.]
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2011). Asteraceae Flora of China 20-21: 1-992. Science Press (Beijing) & Missouri Botanical Garden Press (St. Louis). [Cited as Centaurea benedicta.]

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