USDA ARS United States Department of Agriculture
Agricultural Research Service, Beltsville Area

Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN)

  GRIN Taxonomy for Plants
Jump to common names  Jump to economic impacts  Jump to distribution  Jump to references  Jump to synonyms  Jump to links to other online resources  Jump to images

***Please tell us why you value GRIN Taxonomy***

Taxon: Centaurea nigrescens Willd.

Genus: Centaurea
Family: Asteraceae (alt. Compositae) subfamily: Carduoideae tribe: Cardueae subtribe: Centaureinae.
Nomen number: 403429
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 3(3):2288. 1803
Name verified on: 01-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 01-Mar-2012
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES RESTRICTED AS A STATE NOXIOUS WEED
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:
WA*°.
ªAquatic. *Terrestrial. °In seed.
noxious weed information from Invaders Database System for northwestern U.S.

See also subordinate taxa:


Common names:

  • short-fringe knapweed   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • Tyrol knapweed   (Source: Knapweeds NAmer) – English
  • Vochin knapweed   (Source: Rep NCEPPC ) – English
  • wocheiner knapweed   (Source: Rep NCEPPC ) – English
  • centaurée noirâtre   (Source: F NAmer ) – French
  • schwärzliche Flockenblume   (Source: Zander ed16 ) – German

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • ASIA-TEMPERATE
    Western Asia: Turkey
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Austria; Czech Republic; Germany; Hungary; Switzerland
    Southeastern Europe: Bosnia and Herzegovina; Bulgaria; Croatia; Italy; Romania; Serbia; Slovenia
    Southwestern Europe: France

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • AUSTRALASIA
    Australia: Australia - South Australia
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Germany
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Eastern Canada: Canada - Ontario, Quebec
    Western Canada: Canada - British Columbia
    Northeastern U.S.A.: United States - Connecticut, Indiana, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, West Virginia
    North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin
    Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Delaware, Florida, Virginia
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Argentina - Buenos Aires, Rio Negro

      Adventive:
  • EUROPE
    Middle Europe: Belgium; Poland

      Uncertain:
  • EUROPE
    Southeastern Europe: Macedonia

References:

More:

Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Centaurea nigrescens Willd.:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

| USDA | ARS | GRIN | NPGS | New Search |

Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?403429 (19 April 2014)

Please send us your comments

Close Window

Ctrl P to print