Genus:
Carthamus L.

Carthamus caeruleus L.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Macaronesia, W. Europe to Medit.

Native to:

Algeria, Baleares, Canary Is., Corse, Cyprus, East Aegean Is., France, Great Britain, Greece, Italy, Kriti, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Morocco, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey

Carthamus caeruleus L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Murray, R.P. [s.n.], Canary Is. Carduncellus caeruleus K001091196 No
Sprague, T.A. [55], Canary Is. Carduncellus caeruleus K001091200 No
Webb, P.B. [s.n.], Canary Is. Carduncellus caeruleus K001091202 No
Murray, R.P. [s.n.], Canary Is. Carduncellus caeruleus K001091197 No
Sprague, T.A. [55], Canary Is. Carduncellus caeruleus K001091199 No
s.coll. [s.n.], Canary Is. Carduncellus caeruleus K001091198 No
Bourgeau, E. [420], Canary Is. Carduncellus caeruleus K001091201 No
Chaytor, D.A. [53], Canary Is. Carduncellus caeruleus K001091203 No

First published in Sp. Pl.: 830 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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