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alpine knapweed
Centaurea nigrescens Willd

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Subclass: Asteridae
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Genus: Centaurea

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Plants: CENI3
Bayer: CENVO
GRIN: 403429
ITIS: 36969

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
Tyrol knapweed, short-fringed knapweed, vochin knapweed

Related Scientific Names:

Centaurea debeauxii ssp. thuillieri Gren. & Godr.(Synonym)
Centaurea dubia Suter ssp. vochinensis (Bernh. ex Rchb.) Hayek(Synonym)
Centaurea pratensis Thuill., nom. illeg., non Salisb.(Synonym)
Centaurea transalpina Schleich. ex DC.(Synonym)


Category: Forbs/Herbs


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