Kingdom: Plantae > Division: Tracheophyta > Class: Magnoliopsida > Order: Asterales > Family: Compositae > Genus: Centaurea > Species: Centaurea immanuelis-loewii > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Centaurea immanuelis-loewii var. grbavacensis Rohlena Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh (2001)

Centaurea immanuelis-loewii Degen

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 5 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • sparsely vegetated land
May also occur in
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
Natura 2000 species code 4080


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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
BG0000298 Bulgaria Konyavska planina Map
BG0001013 Bulgaria Skrino Map
BG0000366 Bulgaria Kresna - Ilindentsi Map
BG0001375 Bulgaria Ostritsa Map
BG0001028 Bulgaria Sreden Pirin - Alibotush Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

The species has no common names
No synonyms available.

Other resources

CoL (provisionally accepted name) Catalogue of Life
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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