Centaurea alfonsoi (Asteraceae, Cardueae), a New Species from Iran

Negaresh, Kazem; Ranjbar, Massoud; Rahiminejad, Mohammad Reza
May 2014
Annales Botanici Fennici;May2014, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p195
Academic Journal
Centaurea alfonsoi Negaresh sp. nova (Asteraceae) is described and illustrated from Kermanshah Province, W Iran. It resembles C. regia subsp. regia, but differs from it by having densely tomentose phyllaries, with small appendages, triangular median appendages, shorter cilia and spine, and white flowers.


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