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Details for: Centaurea sicula
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 sicula L.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl.: 918. 1753
Rank: Species
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.
Homotypic synonyms: Calcitrapa sicula (L.) Soják
Heterotypic synonyms: Calcitrapa nicaeensis (All.) Holub
Centaurea nicaeensis All.
Centaurea nicaeensis subsp. walliana Maire
Included taxa: Centaurea sicula subsp. kroumirensis (Coss.) Dobignard
Common names: Centaurée de Nice (French), Fiordaliso nizzarda (Italian), Mediterranean Star-thistle (English), Xewk tal-Għotba (Maltese)[Credits]
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: Ag ?Co Hs(S) It Ma Sa Si(M S) Tn [aGa(F)]