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Centaurium erythraea Rafn
COMMON CENTAURY
Common Cenaury; Centaurium umbellatum Gilib; Centaurium capitatum (Willd ex Cham) Borbás; Centaurium erythraea var capitatum (Willd ex Cham) Melderis; Centaurium latifolium (Sm) Druce; Centaurium umbellatum auct, non Gilib, nom inval; European centaury; Centaurium erythracea

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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea

Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea

Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea

Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
Centaurium erythraea var erythraea
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Centaurium erythraea var erythraea

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Albuginaceae  Albugo centaurii @ BPI (1)

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Centaurium erythraea Rafn
European centaury

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General Information
Symbol: CEER5
Group: Dicot
Family: Gentianaceae
Duration: Annual
Biennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : CAN   I
HI   I
L48   I
PB   I
Other Common Names: bitter herb
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 3: 2. Provided by Kentucky Native Plant Society . Scanned by Omnitek Inc . Usage Requirements .

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Synonyms

Symbol Scientific Name
CEMI8 Centaurium minus Moench, nom. utique rej.
CEUM Centaurium umbellatum auct. non Gilib.
ERCE4 Erythraea centaurium auct.

Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Gentianales
Family Gentianaceae – Gentian family
Genus Centaurium Hill – centaury
Species Centaurium erythraea Rafn – European centaury

Subordinate Taxa

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Legal Status

Wetland Status

Interpreting Wetland Status

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Hawaii UPL
North America
Arid West FAC
Atlantic and Gulf Coastal Plain FAC
Eastern Mountains and Piedmont FAC
Midwest FACU
Northcentral & Northeast FAC
Western Mountains, Valleys, and Coast FAC

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Jepson Interchange (University of California - Berkeley) (CEER5)

Wildlife

Food

Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

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Source Large Mammals Small Mammals Water Birds Terrestrial Birds

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Centaurium erythraea ssp. erythraea
Centaurium erythraea ssp. erythraea
Bitter Herb
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© 2010 Dr.Thomas K. Voekler

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Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 5205 1622 2824 0067 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 8120 3181 4014 0072 [detail]
Charles Webber
© 1998 California Academy of Sciences

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Muhlenberg's Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 0603 0348 [detail]
© 2003 George W. Hartwell

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 5205 1622 2824 0066 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 5205 1622 2824 0070 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 5205 1622 2824 0068 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 5205 1622 2824 0069 [detail]
© 1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
European Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 0506 1854 [detail]
© 2006 Louis-M. Landry

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
ID: 0000 0000 0107 0522 [detail]
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
European Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 0311 0266 [detail]
© 2011 Ryan Batten

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
European Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 1111 2212 [detail]
© 2011 Aaron Arthur

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 0714 1441 [detail]
© 2014 Jean Pawek

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 0117 1509 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 0117 1510 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 0117 1511 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Centaurium erythraea
Centaurium erythraea
Common Centaury
ID: 0000 0000 0117 1512 [detail]
© 2017 Dr. Amadej Trnkoczy

Centaurium erythraea ssp. erythraea
Centaurium erythraea ssp. erythraea
Bitter Herb
ID: 0000 0000 1010 2147 [detail]
© 2010 Dr.Thomas K. Voekler

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