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Taxon: Beta patula Aiton

 
Genus: Beta
Section: Beta
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Betoideae
Tribe: Beteae
Nomen number: 103153
Place of publication: Hort. kew. 1:315. 1789
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 23-Feb-2000 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 18 (3 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Madeira Islands (Ilheu dos Embarcaderos)]


References:

  1. Ford-Lloyd, B. V. & J. T. Williams. 1975. A revision of Beta section Vulgares (Chenopodiaceae), with new light on the origin of cultivated beets. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 71:92. Note: = Beta vulgaris subsp. patula (Aiton) Ford-Lloyd & J. T. Williams
  2. Frese, L. et al. 2001. Chapter 17. Potential of genetic resources and breeding strategies for base broadening in Beta. Broadening the genetic base of crop production 295-309. Note: IPGRI/FAO
  3. Hansen, A. & P. Sunding. 1993. Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17.
  4. Letschert, J. P. W. et al. 1994. Taxonomy of Beta section Beta. J. Sugar Beet Res. 31:81.
  5. Letschert, J. P. W. 1993. Beta section Beta: biogeographical patterns of variation, and taxonomy. Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 93-1:42.
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  7. Press, J. R. & M. J. Short, eds. 1994. Flora of Madeira.
  8. Van Geyt, J. P. C. et al. 1990. Natural variation within the genus Beta and its possible use for breeding sugar beet: a review. Euphytica 49:57-76. Note: Netherlands journal of plant breeding

Check other web resources for Beta patula Aiton :

  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=103153. Accessed 18 February 2020.