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Centaurea jacea L.

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Initial Editorial Analysis 10 Jan 2011
Source of Report for California  
a Rosatti SMASCH notes: Filed in Jepson Reference Collection. Duplicated in main UC Herbarium. Not treated in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
b Hrusa et al., ms later published in Madrono 49(2)61-98. 2002: DISTRIBUTION: KR, n SNH.; STATUS: unknown; "in...hay field...forest land"
Initial Editorial Comments two accessions, representing only one collection (from roadside) in SMASCH, evidently with issue of naturalization unaddressed; may be a waif in California according to The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]; indicated as alien, for CA, OR, several other states and provinces in w and e NA in Kartesz & Meacham
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, for taxon reported as naturalized in California since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Current Status JFP-2, accepted name for taxon naturalized in CA
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 10 Jan 2011
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Centaurea
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Centaurea

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