Centaurea longispina

Centaurea longispina


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.
Centaurea longispina (Post) Wagenitz in Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 82: 170. 1963
  • Phaeopappus longispinus Post, Pl. Post. 2: 14. 1891



Euro+Med endemic: Syria nativeA,B

Common Names

Arabic (Syria): قَنْطُرْيون طَويل الشَّوْكَةC


A. Mouterde, P. 1978–1984: Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie 3, Texte. – Beirut
B. Post, G. E. 1933: Flora of Syria, Palestine, and Sinai, 2 [Dinsmore, J. E.], 2. – Beirut (as Phaeopappus longispinus Post)
C. Nehmé, M. 2008: Etymological Dictionary of Syrian Flora