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Taxon: Cnicus benedictus L.

Synonym of Centaurea benedicta (L.) L.

Genus: Cnicus
Family: Asteraceae alt. Compositae
Nomen number: 10967
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:826. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 21-May-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 21-May-2008
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 3 accessions)

THIS NAME HAS BEEN USED FOR A SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
Has been used for a declared aquatic or terrestrial noxious weed and/or noxious-weed seed in these U.S. states (see state noxious weed lists), with links to state information or web documents (see accepted name for other GRIN data):
AL°, FL°, GA°, MS°, NC°, SC(as Onicus benedictus)°, TX°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.

Economic importance:


References:

  • Australia's Virtual Herbarium (on-line resource).
  • Boulos, L. 1999–. Flora of Egypt. [accepts].
  • Davis, P. H., ed. 1965–1988. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. [accepts].
  • Duke, J. A. et al. 2002. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. [accepts].
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. [accepts].
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Germishuizen, G. & N. L. Meyer, eds. 2003. Plants of southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.
  • Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1963. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. [accepts].
  • Hanelt, P., ed. 2001. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. [accepts].
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. [accepts].
  • Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. 1934–1964. Flora SSSR. [accepts].
  • Kunkel, G. 1984. Plants for human consumption. [accepts].
  • Lazarides, M. & B. Hince. 1993. CSIRO Handbook of Economic Plants of Australia. [accepts].
  • Leung, A. Y. & S. Foster. 1996. Encyclopedia of common natural ingredients used in food, drugs, and cosmetics, ed. 2. [accepts].
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. [accepts].
  • Mabberley, D. J. 1997. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. [accepts].
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. [accepts].
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora. [accepts].
  • Radford, A. E. et al., eds. 1980–. Vascular flora of the southeastern United States. [accepts].
  • Rechinger, K. H., ed. 1963–. Flora iranica. [accepts].
  • Rehm, S. 1994. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. [accepts].
  • Scoggan, H. J. 1978–1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. [accepts].
  • Seed Regulatory and Testing Division, Agricultural Marketing Service, U.S.D.A. State noxious-weed seed requirements recognized in the administration of the Federal Seed Act (updated annually). [accepts].
  • Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. 1964–1980. Flora europaea. [accepts].
  • Zohary, M. & N. Feinbrun-Dothan. 1966–. Flora palaestina. [accepts].
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URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?10967 (25 November 2014)

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