⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-56710, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Centaurea leucophaea subsp. controversa (Briq. & Cavill.) Kerguélen.
The record derives from TICA which reports it as a synonym (record 1C7563F5-30AA-4E11-B12D-809C7A1899F2) with original publication details: "Fiori in Fiori & Paoletti, Fl. Italia 3. 1904." 338 1904.