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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-133548, with some changes.

M Centaurea benedicta (L.) L. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Centaurea (family Compositae).

The record derives from TICA which reports it as an accepted name (record B28D9B87-7E10-454D-B5FB-E5BBD1A21C35) with original publication details: 1296 1763.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Benedicta officinalis Bernh. Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa benedicta (L.) Sweet Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa lanuginosa Lam. Synonym M TICA
Carbeni benedicta (L.) Arcang. Synonym M TICA
Carbeni benedicta (L.) Adans. Synonym M TICA
Cardosanctus officinalis Bubani Synonym M TICA
Carduus benedictus Auct. ex Steud. Synonym M TICA
Carduus benedictus (L.) Garsault Synonym M TICA
Centaurea centriflora Friv. ex Gugler Synonym M TICA
Centaurea pseudobenedicta (Asch.) E.H.L.Krause Synonym M TICA
Cirsium pugnax Sommier & Levier Synonym M TICA
Cnicus benedictus var. kotschyi Boiss. Synonym L TICA
Cnicus benedictus var. microcephalus (K.Koch) Boiss. Synonym L TICA
Cnicus bulgaricus Panov Synonym M TICA
Cnicus kotschyi Sch.Bip. Synonym M TICA

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