Centaurea cyanus

Family:ASTERACEAE
Species:Centaurea cyanus L.
Common Name:GARDEN CORNFLOWER
Plant Notes:**
Status:Not Native, FACU (NWPL)
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyASTERACEAE
Genus Centaurea
Species Centaurea cyanus L. - GARDEN CORNFLOWER

Citation

Citation CENTAUREA CYANUS Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 911. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data (lectotype: LINN 1030.16). Lectotypified by Wagenitz, in Rechinger, Fl. Iran. 139b: 418. 1980.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Escambia FSU  
Hillsborough USF  
Leon FSU  
Polk FLAS  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Cyanus arvensis Cyanus arvensis Moench, Methodus 561. 1794, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cyanus segetus Hill 1762; Centaurea cyanus Linnaeus 1753. 
Cyanus cyanus Cyanus cyanus (Linnaeus) Hill, Hort. Kew. 64. 1768, nom. inadmiss.BASIONYM: Centaurea cyanus Linnaeus 1753. 
Cyanus segetus Cyanus segetus Hill, Veg. Syst. 4: 29. 1762.BASIONYM: Centaurea cyanus Linnaeus 1753. 
Cyanus vulgaris Cyanus vulgaris Delarbre, Fl. Aubergne, ed. 2. 203. 1800, nom. illegit.BASIONYM: Cyanus segetus Hill 1762; Centaurea cyanus Linnaeus 1753. 
Leucacantha cyanus Leucacantha cyanus (Linnaeus) Nieuwland & Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 5: 71. 1917.BASIONYM: Centaurea cyanus Linnaeus 1753. 
Setachna cyanus Setachna cyanus (Linnaeus) Dulac, Fl. Hautes-Pyrénées 520. 1867.BASIONYM: Centaurea cyanus Linnaeus 1753. 
Centaurea cyanocephala Centaurea cyanocephala Velenovsky, Abh. Königl. Böhm. Ges. Wiss., ser. 7. 1(8): 26. 1886. TYPE: BULGARIA:
Centaurea cyanus subsp. coa Centaurea cyanus Linnaeus, subsp. coa Rechinger f., Phyton 1: 216. 1949.  
Centaurea cyanus var. denudata Centaurea cyanus Linnaeus, var. denudata Suksdorf, Werdenda 1: 43. 1927.  
Centaurea pulchra Centaurea pulchra de Candolle, Prodr. 6: 578. 1837.