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M Centaurea athoa DC. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from TICA (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 1DCD3EB9-8DED-4AFE-8235-D20BFAB2DEDB) with original publication details: 588 1838.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Centaurea athoa subsp. athoa Synonym L TICA
Centaurea parolinii DC. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea parolinii var. parolinii Synonym L TICA
Centaurea rupestris var. athoa (DC.) Griseb. Synonym L TICA
Centaurea rupestris subsp. athoa (DC.) Gugler Synonym L TICA
Centaurea trojana Bornm. Synonym M TICA
Colymbada athoa (DC.) Holub Synonym M TICA

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Centaurea athoa subsp. parnonia (Halácsy) E.Gamal-Eldin & Wagenitz Accepted L TICA 4

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-124996.

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