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Taxon: Blitum capitatum L.

 
Genus: Blitum
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
Tribe: Anserineae
Nomen number: 7273
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:4. 1753
Link to protologue:
Typification: View in Linnean Typification Project
Name Verified on: 30-Nov-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Nov-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Indian-ink  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Indian-paint  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • strawberry-blight  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • strawberry-blite  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • strawberry-spinach  (Source: Cornucopia) - English
  • arroche fraise  (Source: Dict Rehm) - French
  • ähriger Erdbeerspinat  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • kopfiger Erdbeerspinat  (Source: Zander ed16) - German
  • bledo  (Source: Dict Rehm) - Spanish
  • smultronmålla  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Harmful organism host: crop diseases (as Chenopodium capitatum); crop diseases (as Chenopodium capitatum)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territory, Yukon Territory] United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Ontario, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere in temperate regions)

    Other (possible garden origin)

References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Fuentes-Bazan, S. et al. 2012. A novel phylogeny-based generic classification for Chenopodium sensu lato, and a tribal rearrangement of Chenopodioideae (Chenopodiaceae) (Willdenowia) 42:17.
  3. Harrington, H. Manual of the plants of Colorado. (F Colo)
  4. Hegi, G. et al. 1960. Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa. ed. 1:1906-1931; ed. 2:1936-68; ed. 3:1966- (IllF MEur) 3:605.
  5. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  6. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  7. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  8. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  9. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)

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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?7273. Accessed 15 December 2018.