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.
Cyanus Mill., Gard. Dict. Abr., ed. 4: [422]. 1754
  • Centaurea sect. Cyanus (Mill.) DC., Prodr. 6: 578. 1837


AE(G) Ab(A N) Al Ar Au(A L) BH Be(B L) Bl(M N) dBr Bu By Cg Cm Co Cr Cs Ct Es Fe Ga(C F) Ge Gg Gr He Hs(A S) Hu Ir It Jo La Le Lt Lu Ma Mk Mo Po Rf(C CS dE dK dN dNW S) Rm Sa Si(S) Sk Sl Sr dSu Sy dTn Tu(A E) Uk [aAg pDa pHb(aE aN) nHo nIs pNo aSi(M)] 

Euro+Med: Albania native; Algeria casual; Armenia native; Austria, with Liechtenstein native (Austria native, Liechtenstein native); Azerbaijan (Azerbaijan (core) native, Nakhchivan native); Baleares (Mallorca native, Menorca native); Belarus native; Belgium, with Luxembourg native (Belgium native, Luxembourg native); Bosnia-Herzegovina native; Bulgaria native; Corsica native; Crete, with Karpathos native; Crimea native; Croatia native; Czech Republic native; Denmark introduced: uncertain degree of naturalisation; East Aegean islands (Greek East Aegean islands native); Estonia native; Finland native; Former Yugoslavia native; France, with Channel is. and Monaco (Channel islands native, France native); Georgia native; Germany native; Great Britain native: doubtfully native; Greece native; Hungary native; Iceland naturalised; Ireland, with N Ireland introduced: uncertain degree of naturalisation (Ireland casual, Northern Ireland casual); Israel/Palestine native; Italy, with San Marino and Vatican City native; Jordan native; Latvia native; Lebanon native; Lithuania native; Moldova native; Montenegro native; Morocco native; Netherlands naturalised; North Macedonia native; Norway introduced: uncertain degree of naturalisation; Poland native; Portugal native; Romania native; Russia (C European Russia native, E European Russia native: doubtfully native, Kaliningrad region native: doubtfully native, N European Russia native: doubtfully native, NW European Russia native: doubtfully native, North Caucasus native, S European Russia native); Sardinia native; Serbia, with Kosovo native; Sicily, with Malta native (Malta casual, Sicily native); Slovakia native; Slovenia native; Spain, with Gibraltar and Andorra native (Andorra native, Spain native); Sweden native: doubtfully native; Switzerland native; Syria native; Tunisia native: doubtfully native; Turkey native (Turkey, Asiatic part native, Turkey-in-Europe native); Ukraine native; Ukraine, with Crimea native

Common Names

French (Corse): CentauréeA


A. Gamisans, J. 2007: Flora Corsica