Centaurea pallescens

Centaurea pallescens

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 pallescens Delile in anon., Descr. Egypte, Hist. Nat. 2: 278. 1813
  • Calcitrapa pallescens (Delile) Soják in Čas. Nár. Muz., Odd. Přír. 140: 133. 1972
  • =Centaurea calcitrapa var. brevicaulis DC., Prodr. 6: 597. 1838
  • Centaurea brevicaulis (DC.) Boiss., Diagn. Pl. Orient. 10: 120. 1849

Distribution

Eg Ir Jo Le Sn Sy [aGa(F) aNo] 

Euro+Med not endemic: Egypt nativeA,B,C,D; France, with Channel is. and Monaco (France casualE,F,G); Israel/Palestine nativenativeH; Jordan nativenativeH,I,J; Lebanon nativeH,K,L,M; Norway casualN; Sinai nativenativeB,D,H,O; Syria nativeH,K,L

Common Names

Arabic (Lebanon): قَنْطُرْيون شاحِبP, هَرّارP; Arabic (Syria): قَنْطُرْيون شاحِبQ, هَرّارQ; Hebrew (Israel): דַּרְדַּר הַמִּדְבָּרR, דרדר המדברR

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