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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record gcc-97901, with some changes.

M Centaurea calcitrapa 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 066F0253-7645-46C4-B5AB-94EAEB8CC757) with original publication details: Sp. Pl. 2 917 1753.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Calcitrapa calcitrapa (L.) Hill [Invalid] Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa calcitrapoides (L.) Synonym L TICA
Calcitrapa hippophaestrum Synonym L TICA
Calcitrapa hybrida Sweet Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa hypophaestum Gaertn. Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa lanceolata Lam. Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa myacantha Cass. Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa phoenicea Sweet Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa stellaris Hill Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa stellata Lam. Synonym M TICA
Calcitrapa vulgaris Bernh. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea adulterina Moretti ex DC. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea calcitrapoides L. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea carduifolia Salisb. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea devauxii Nyman Synonym M TICA
Centaurea horrida Ten. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea hybrida Chaix [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Centaurea macroacantha Guss. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea myacantha DC. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea penicillata Delile Synonym M TICA
Centaurea trichacantha Willd. ex Spreng. Synonym M TICA

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