⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-52617, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Centaurea scabiosa subsp. alpestris (Hegetschw.) Nyman.
The record derives from TICA which reports it as a synonym (record CF201275-40ED-474A-8D4D-6188D7F48640) with original publication details: Bot. Not. 114: 44 (1961) 44 1961.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:174772-1.