Centaurea behen

Centaurea behen

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 behen L., Sp. Pl.: 914. 1753
  • Microlophus behen (L.) Takht. in Tahtadžjan & Fedorov, Fl. Erevana, [ed. prior]: 326. 1945
  • =Centaurea brachyptera DC., Prodr. 6: 567. 1838

Distribution

Ab(A N) Ar Ir Le Sy Tu(A) 

Euro+Med not endemic: Armenia nativeA,B,C,D; Azerbaijan, with Nakhchivan (Azerbaijan nativeA,B,C,E,F, Nakhchivan nativeB,C,E); Israel/Palestine nativeG,H; Lebanon nativeI,J,K; Syria nativeI,J,L; Turkey (Turkey, Asiatic part nativeB,J,L,M,N)

Common Names

Arabic (Lebanon): بَهْمَن أَبْيَضO, قَنْطُرْيون بَهْمَنO; Arabic (Syria): بَهْمَن أَبْيَضP, قَنْطُرْيون بَهْمَنP; Armenian (Armenia): Տերեփուկ բեհենQ; Hebrew (Israel): דַּרְדַּר גִּלְדָּנִיR, דרדר גלדניR; Russian (Armenia): Василек бехенQ

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