Centaurea sinaica

Centaurea sinaica

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 sinaica DC., Prodr. 6: 592. 1838
  • Calcitrapa sinaica (DC.) Holub in Preslia 45: 143. 1973

Distribution

Ir Jo Sn Sy 

Euro+Med not endemic: Israel/Palestine nativeA,B,C; Jordan nativeB,C,D; Sinai nativeA,B,E,F; Syria nativeG

Common Names

Arabic (Syria): بُرْكُعانH, قَنْطُرْيون سيناءH, مُرّارH; Hebrew (Israel): דַּרְדַּר סִינַיI, דרדר סיניI

Bibliography

A. Boissier, E. 1875: Flora orientalis 3
B. Post, G. E. 1933: Flora of Syria, Palestine, and Sinai, 2 [Dinsmore, J. E.], 2
C. Zohary, M. & Feinbrun-Dothan, N. 1978: Flora Palaestina 3 (Text) [Feinbrun-Dothan, N.]
D. Al-Eisawi, D. 1982: List of Jordan vascular plants. – Mitteilungen (aus) der Botanischen Staatssammlung München 18: 79-182
E. Boulos, L. 2002: Flora of Egypt 3
F. Danin, A., Shmida, A. & Liston, A. 1985: Contributions to the flora of Sinai, III. Checklist of the species collected and recorded by the Jerusalem team 1967-1982. – Willdenowia 15: 255-322
G. Mouterde, P. 1978–1984: Nouvelle flore du Liban et de la Syrie 3, Texte
H. Nehmé, M. 2008: Etymological Dictionary of Syrian Flora
I. Danin, A.: Flora of Israel Online – http://flora.huji.ac.il