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Centaurea maculosa Lam.

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Initial Editorial Analysis 10 Jan 2011
Source of Report for California The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 6 Sep 2002 e-mail from Dave Keil see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates, without further explanation, that the correct name for Centaurea maculosa should be Centaurea stoebe L. subsp. micranthos (Gugler) Hayek, citing Ochsmann, J. 2000: Morphologische und molekularsystematische Untersuchungen an der Centaurea stoebe L.-Gruppe (Asteraceae-Cardueae) in Europa. - Diss. Bot. 324: 242 pp.; Ochsmann, J. 2001: On the taxonomy of spotted knapweed (Centaurea stoebe L.). In: Smith, L. (ed.): Proceedings of the International Knapweed Symposium, March 15-16, 2001. USDA-ARS, Coeur d'Alene, ID.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary rejection, new name for taxon treated at different position, rank in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Current Status JFP-2a, taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym for taxon naturalized in CA
Current Name Centaurea stoebe subsp. micranthos (Gugler) Hayek
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 10 Jan 2011
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List of ICPN names in Centaurea
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Centaurea

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