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Taxon: Betula nana L.

 
Genus: Betula
Subgenus: Betula
Section: Apterocaryon
Family: Betulaceae
Subfamily: Betuloideae
Nomen number: 7117
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 2:983. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 15-Sep-2015 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Sep-2015
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 12 (7 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation, [Krasnoyarsk, Yakutia-Sakha] Russian Federation-Western Siberia [Western Siberia]
    • RUSSIAN FAR EAST: Russian Federation [Kamchatka]

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, Iceland, Norway, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Germany, Poland, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part [European part]
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy, Romania
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory] Greenland, United States [Alaska]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Ashburner, K. & H. A. McAllister The genus Betula, a taxonomic revision of birches. 2013 (Gen Betula) 344-348.
  4. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  7. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  8. Govaerts, R. & D. G. Frodin World checklist and bibliography of Fagales. 1998 (L Fagales)
  9. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  10. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  11. Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. Flora of Siberia (English translation). 2000- (F Siberia)
  12. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  13. Pignatti, S. Flora d'Italia. (F Ital)
  14. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  15. Rønning, O. I. The flora of Svalbard. (F Svalbard)
  16. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  17. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

Check other web resources for Betula nana L. :

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?7117. Accessed 14 December 2018.