Details for: Centaurea sphaerocephala
Source: Greuter, W. (2006+): Compositae (pro parte majore). – In: Greuter, W. & Raab-Straube, E. von (ed.): Compositae. Euro+Med Plantbase - the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity.
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Name: Centaurea sphaerocephala L.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl.: 916. 1753
Rank: Species
Status: ACCEPTED
Taxonomy (this taxon is included in): Regnum - Plantae
     Divisio - Tracheophyta
          Subdivisio - Spermatophytina
               Class - Magnoliopsida
                    Superordo - Asteranae
                         Ordo - Asterales
                              Familia - Compositae Giseke
                                   Tribus - Cardueae Cass.
                                        Genus - Centaurea L.
                                            
Geo-Search:
Heterotypic synonyms: Centaurea corsica Gand.
Centaurea fontanesii Durieu
Centaurea sphaerocephala subsp. corsica (Gand.) Nyman
Included taxa: Centaurea sphaerocephala L. subsp. sphaerocephala
Centaurea sphaerocephala subsp. lusitanica (Boiss. & Reut.) Nyman
Centaurea sphaerocephala subsp. malacitana (Boiss.) Dostál
Centaurea sphaerocephala subsp. polyacantha (Willd.) Dostál
 
Common names: Centaurée à têtes rondes (French), Centaurée à têtes sphérique (French), Fiordaliso delle spiagge (Italian)[Credits]
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: Ag Co -Cr ?Gr Hs(G S) It Li Lu Ma Sa Si(S) Tn [nMd(M)]