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