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M Centaurea behen 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 (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 5867A540-A084-4EC1-B595-F38F129A387F) with original publication details: 914 1753.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Behen album Garsault [Invalid] Synonym M TICA
Centaurea acuta Vahl ex M.Bieb. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea alata Lam. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea babylonica M.Bieb. [Illegitimate] Synonym M TICA
Centaurea behen var. behen Synonym L TICA
Centaurea brachyptera DC. Synonym M TICA
Centaurea germaniciae Hausskn. ex Boiss. Synonym M TICA
Centaurium acutum K.Koch Synonym M TICA
Centaurium alatum (Lam.) K.Koch Synonym M TICA
Centaurium babylonicum (L.) K.Koch Synonym M TICA
Centaurium behen (L.) K.Koch Synonym M TICA
Microlophus behen (L.) Takht. Synonym M TICA

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record gcc-139817.

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