Centaurea benedicta

Family:ASTERACEAE
Species:Centaurea benedicta (L.)L.
Common Name:BLESSED THISTLE
Status:Not Native
Specimen: View details of USF Herbarium specimens

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Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order ASTERALES
FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus Centaurea
Species Centaurea benedicta (L.)L. - BLESSED THISTLE

Citation

Citation CENTAUREA BENEDICTA (Linnaeus) Linnaeus, Sp. Pl., ed. 2. 1296. 1763.
Basionym: Cnicus benedictus Linnaeus 1753.
Type: Without data, Herb. Clifford 394 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by C. Jeffrey, Kew Bull. 22: 138. 1968.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Alachua USF  
Clay FLAS  
Lafayette FSU  
Leon USF  
Walton FSU  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Benedicta officinalis Benedicta officinalis Bernhardi, Syst. Verz. 159. 1800.BASIONYM: Cnicus benedictus Linnaeus 1753. 
Calcitrapa benedicta Calcitrapa benedicta (Linnaeus) Sweet, Hort. Brit. 218. 1826.BASIONYM: Cnicus benedictus Linnaeus 1753. 
Calcitrapa lanuginosa Calcitrapa lanuginosa Lamarck, Fl. Franc. 2: 35. 1779 ("1778"), nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cnicus benedictus Linnaeus 1753. 
Cnicus benedictus Cnicus benedictus Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 826. 1753. TYPE: Without data, Herb. Clifford 394 (lectotype: BM). Lectotypified by C. Jeffrey, Kew Bull. 22: 138. 1968.
Cnicus benedictus var. kotschyi Cnicus benedictus Linnaeus, var. kotschyi (Schultz Bipontinus) Boissier, Fl. Orient. 3: 706. 1875.BASIONYM: Cnicus kotschyi Schultz Bipontinus 1857. 
Cnicus benedictus var. microcephalus Cnicus benedictus Linnaeus, var. microcephalus Boissier, Fl. Orient. 3: 705. 1875.  
Cnicus kotschyi Cnicus kotschyi Schultz Bipontinus, Index. Sem. Hort. Berol., App. 24. 1857.  
Cnicus pseudobenedictus Cnicus pseudobenedictus Ascherson, Index. Sem. Hort. Berol. 5. 1861.  

Specimens

Country State County Date Specimen Notes Image
USA Florida Alachua Co. 25 Apr 1969 E. S. Ford s.n.
USA Florida Leon Co. 22 Mar 1958 R. K. Godfrey 56268
USA South Carolina Pickens Co. 31 May 1992 S. R. Hill 23164 CULTIVATED.
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