Centaurea aggregata FISCH. & C.A. MEY ex DC.

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(Asteraceae, trib. Cardueae, sect. Acrolophus)


Centaurea aggregata FISCH. & C.A. MEY ex DC. (1838) Prodr. 6: 585
Typus: "In glareosis ad torrentem Avrin; Distr. Khoi prov. Aderbeidschan" (G-DC)
Synonyms / Synonyme:
    = Centaurea virgata LAM. subsp. aggregata (FISCH. & C.A. MEY. ex DC.) GUGLER 1907Centaur. Ungar. Nationalmus.: 248. 
        = Acosta aggregata (FISCH. & C.A. MEY. ex DC.) SOJÁK 1972 Cas. Nár. Muz., Odd. Prír. 140(3/4): 133.
    
= Centaurea albida C. KOCH 1851 Linnaea 24: 433. 
     = Centaurea aggregata FISCH. & C.A. MEY. ex DC. subsp. albida (C. KOCH) BORNM. 1944 Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg., Beih. 89: 379. 
     =
Centaurea aggregata FISCH. & C.A. MEY. ex DC. var. albida (C. KOCH) BOISS. 1875 Fl. Orient. 3: 653. 
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Centaurea virgata LAM. subsp. aggregata (FISCH. & C.A. MEY. ex DC.) GUGLER f. albida (BOISS.) GUGLER 1907 Centaur. Ungar. Nationalmus.: 266.
Chromosome no. / Chromosomenzahl (2n): 18 (Tonjan 1968)
Life form / Lebensform: polycarpic perennial
Distribution / Verbreitung: 
  •  Azerbaijan, Iraq, Turkey.
Habitat: In mountains on rocks of gorges and in Pinus brutia forest, up to ca 2600 m. above sea level.
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Molecular data / molekulare Daten: ITS 1 (EMBL database): AJ402891; IGS (EMBL database): AJ405094, AJ405125
References / Literatur:
  • Boissier, E. 1875 (Reprint 1963): Centaurea. In: Flora Orientalis sive enumeratio plantarum in Oriente a Graecia et Ägypto ad Indiae fines. 3: 644-653.
  • CANDOLLE, A.P. de 1838 (Reprint 1966): Centaurea. In. Prodromus systematis naturalis regni vegetabilis. - Prodr 6: 565-605.
  • Wagenitz G. 1975: Centaurea. In: DAVIS, P.H. (Ed.): Flora of Turkey and the East Aegean Islands. 5: 465-585.
(last updated: 29.01.2007)