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*Centaurea stoebe Linnaeus ssp. micranthos (S.G. Gmelin ex Gugler) Hayek. Spotted Knapweed, Bushy Knapweed. Phen: Late Jun-Nov. Hab: Roadsides, disturbed areas. Dist: Native of Europe.

Origin/Endemic status: Europe

Taxonomy Comments: Complications about typification make the appropriate name to apply to the tetraploid entity unclear.

Synonymy: = Ar, Fl7, FNA19, K3, Mi, NE, NY, Pa, Tn, Va, WH3; = Centaurea biebersteinii DC. – K1; = Centaurea maculosa Lam. – C, F, G, GrPl, Oh3, RAB, SE1, Tat, W, misapplied; = Centaurea stoebe L. ssp. australis (Pančić & A.Kern.) Greuter – K4; > Centaurea biebersteinii DC. – Il; > Centaurea stoebe L. ssp. micranthos (S.G.Gmel. ex Gugler) Hayek – Il

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