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.
Catananche, Sp. Pl.: 812. 1753
Euro+Med: Algeria native; Baleares (Mallorca native: presence questionable); Crete, with Karpathos native; Cyprus native; Czech Republic casual; East Aegean islands (Greek East Aegean islands native); France, with Channel is. and Monaco (France native); Germany casual; Great Britain casual; Greece native; Israel/Palestine native; Italy native; Jordan native; Lebanon native; Libya native; Morocco native; Portugal native; Sardinia native; Sicily, with Malta native (Malta native, Sicily native); Spain, with Gibraltar and Andorra native (Andorra native, Spain native); Syria native; Tunisia native; Turkey (Turkey, Asiatic part native, Turkey-in-Europe native)