Centaurea ammocyanus Boiss.

First published in Diagn. Pl. Orient. 10: 109 (1849)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is E. Medit. to Iran and Arabian Peninsula. It is an annual and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Iran, Iraq, Lebanon-Syria, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Sinai

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Ghazanfar, S.A., Edmondson, J.R. & Hind, D.J.N. (eds.) (2019). Flora of Iraq 6: 1-458. Ministry of Agriculture & Agrarian Reform, Baghdad.
  • Roskov Y. & al. (eds.) (2018). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life Naturalis, Leiden, the Netherlands.

Flora of Iraq

  • Blakelock in Kew Bull. 4: 46 (1949)
  • Boiss., Diagn. Pl. Orient. ser. 1, 10: 109 (1849)
  • Boissier, Fl. Orient. 3: 640 (1875)
  • Boulos & Hind in Fl. Egypt 3: 165 (2002)
  • Collenette, Wild Flow. Saudi Arabia: 171 (1999)
  • Dinsmore in Post, Fl. Syria, Palest. & Sinai ed. 2, 2: 106 (1933)
  • Feinbrun-Dothan, Fl. Palaest. 3: 393 (1978)
  • Handel-Mazzetti in Ann. Naturh. Mus. Wien 27: 448 (1913)
  • Mouterde, Nouv. Fl. Liban et Syrie 3: 475 (1983)
  • Nábělek in Publ. Fac. Sci. Univ. Masaryk 62: 28 (1925)
  • Rechinger, Fl. Lowland Iraq: 653 (1964)
  • Taifour & El-Oqlah, Pl. Jordan Ann. Checkl.: (2017).
  • Wagenitz in Fl. Iranica 139b: 340 (1980)
  • Zohary in Dep. Agr. Iraq Bull. 31: 153 (1950)

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Paine, J.A. [s.n.] Jordan K000794086 Unknown Type Material Yes
Boissier, P.E. [s.n.] Jordan K000794084 Unknown Type Material Yes
Boissier, P.E. [s.n.] Jordan K000794085 Unknown Type Material Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Flora of Iraq

    • Ghazanfar, S. A., Edmondson, J. R. (Eds). (2013-2019). Flora of Iraq, Volumes 5.1, 5.2 and 6.0. Kew Publishing
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0
  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
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