Serratula oligocephala DC. is currently reported as an endemic species of Turkey, where it has limited distribution in east and south Anatolia. Specimens collected from the continental humid slopes beneath the northern summits of the Mount Lebanon Range in the eastern Mediterranean confirm the occurrence of the species in Lebanon.
SEMAAN, MYRNA T. and HABER, RICARDUS M. (2007) "Serratula oligocephala DC. (Asteraceae), a New Record for the Flora of Lebanon," Turkish Journal of Botany: Vol. 31: No. 1, Article 10. Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/botany/vol31/iss1/10