Centaurea acaulis

Centaurea acaulis

Synonymy

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 acaulis L., Sp. Pl.: 914. 1753
  • Colymbada acaulis (L.) Holub in Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 7: 314. 1972
  • =Centaurea balansae Boiss. & Reut. in Boissier, Diagn. Pl. Orient. ser. 2, 3: 82. 1856
  • Centaurea acaulis subsp. balansae (Boiss. & Reut.) Murb. in Acta Univ. Lund. 33(12): 108. 1898
  • Colymbada balansae (Boiss. & Reut.) Holub in Folia Geobot. Phytotax. 7: 315. 1972
  • =Centaurea nidulans Pomel, Nouv. Mat. Fl. Atl.: 280. 1875
  • =Centaurea pharaonis Pomel, Nouv. Mat. Fl. Atl.: 281. 1875

Distribution

Ag Tn [nGa(F) ?Hs nSi(S)] 

Euro+Med endemic: Algeria nativeA,B,C; France, with Channel is. and Monaco (France naturalisedD,E); Sicily, with Malta (Sicily naturalisedF,G,H,I,J); Spain, with Gibraltar and Andorra introduced: presence questionableJ,K; Tunisia nativeA,B,L,M

Common Names

French (France): Centaurée sans tigeN; Italian (Italy): Fiordaliso acauleH

Bibliography

A. Battandier, J. A. & Trabut, L., Flore analytique et synoptique de l’Algérie et de la Tunisie. 1905 (as Centaurea balansae Boiss. & Reut.)
B. Dobignard, A. & Chatelain, C. 2011: Index synonymique de la flore d’Afrique du Nord 2. Dicotyledoneae: Acanthaceae - Asteraceae
C. Quézel, P. & Santa, S., Nouvelle flore de l’Algérie et des régions désertiques méridionales 2. 1963 (as Centaurea acaulis subsp. balansae (Boiss. & Reut.) Murb.)
D. Molina, J. & al., French Mediterranean Flora
E. Tison, J.-M. & de Foucault, B. 2014: Flora Gallica
F. Conti, F., Abbate, G., Alessandrini, A. & al., An annotated checklist of the Italian vascular flora. 2005
G. Fiori, A., Nuova flora analitica d’Italia 2. 1925–1929
H. Pignatti, S., Flora d'Italia 3. 1982
I. Raimondo, F. M., Domina, G., Spadaro, V. & al., Prospetto delle piante avventizie e spontaneizzate in Sicilia in Quad. Bot. Amb. Appl. 15: 153-164. 2005
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K. Smythies, B. E., Flora of Spain and the Balearic Islands. Checklist of vascular plants, 1 in Englera; Veröffentlichungen aus dem botanischen Garten und botanischen Museum, Berlin-Dahlem 3: 1-212. 1984
L. Bonnet, E. & Barratte, G., Exploration scientifique de la Tunisie. Catalogue raisonne des plantes vasculaires de la Tunisie. 1896 (as Centaurea acaulis var. balansae)
M. Pottier-Alapetite, G., Flore de la Tunisie 2. 1981 (as Centaurea acaulis subsp. balansae (Boiss. & Reut.) Murb.)
N. Tela Botanica, Le réseau de la botanique francophone. 2006