⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-100616, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Centaurea scabiosa subsp. apiculata (Ledeb.) Mikheev.
The record derives from TICA which reports it as a synonym (record 3163D35F-84FC-4F43-8C9C-9B08CEB79769) with original publication details: Bot. Zhurn. (Kiev) 6(2) 72 1949.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:191349-1.