⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-56554, and has not been changed.
This name is a synonym of Centaurea aristata subsp. exilis (Arènes) Dostál.
The record derives from TICA which reports it as a synonym (record 1DEC37AF-BEDF-4592-855D-7F773DA2D536) with original publication details: 17 1949.