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COSEWIC assessment and status report on the Muhlenberg's Centaury in Canada

Assessment and Status Report
on the
Muhlenberg’s Centaury
Centaurium muehlenbergii
in Canada

Muhlenberg’s Centaury

Endangered 2008

Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada

Comité sur la situation des espèces en péril au Canada

COSEWIC status reports are working documents used in assigning the status of wildlife species suspected of being at risk. This report may be cited as follows:

COSEWIC. 2008. COSEWIC assessment and status report on theMuhlenberg’s centaury, Centaurium muehlenbergii in Canada. Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada. Ottawa. vi + 32 pp.

Production note:

COSEWIC would like to acknowledge Michael T. Miller and Wynne Miles for writing the status report on the Muhlenberg’s centaury, Centaurium muehlenbergii,in Canada. COSEWIC also gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the B.C. Conservation Data Centre and the B.C. Ministry of Environment. The COSEWIC report review was overseen by Erich Haber, Co-chair (Vascular Plants), COSEWIC Plants and Lichens Specialist Subcommittee, with input from members of COSEWIC. That review may have resulted in changes and additions to the initial version of the report.


For additional copies contact:

COSEWIC Secretariat
c/o Canadian Wildlife Service
Environment Canada
Ottawa, ON
K1A 0H3

Tel.: 819-953-3215
Fax: 819-994-3684


Également disponible en français sous le titre Évaluation et Rapport de situation du COSEPAC sur la petite-centaurée de Muhlenberg (Centaurium muehlenbergii) au Canada.

Cover illustration:

Muhlenberg’s centaury -- Line drawing from Hitchcock et al. 1959 and Douglas et al. 1999, reproduced with permission from University of Washington Press.

©Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada, 2008.

Catalogue No. CW69-14/554-2008E-PDF

ISBN 978-0-662-48927-6

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