Taxon: Lactuca tatarica (L.) C. A. Mey.

 
Genus: Lactuca
Section: Mulgedium
Family: Asteraceae (alt.Compositae)
Subfamily: Cichorioideae
Tribe: Cichorieae
Subtribe: Lactucinae
Nomen number: 21370
Place of publication: Verz. Pfl. Casp. Meer. 56. 1831
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 23-Feb-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Oct-2011
Species priority site is: Western Regional PI Station (W6)
Accessions: 13 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • blue lettuce  (Source: BSBI) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of lettuce (fide Amer J Bot 85:1528. 1998)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran, Turkey (e.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]
    • SIBERIA: Russian Federation [Altay, Buryatia, Gorno-Altay, Irkutsk (s.), Krasnoyarsk (s.), Kurgan, Novosibirsk, Omsk, Tuva, Tyumen (s.)]
    • MIDDLE ASIA: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan
    • MONGOLIA: Mongolia
    • CHINA: China [Gansu, Hebei, Henan, Liaoning, Nei Monggol, Qinghai, Shaanxi, Shanxi, Xinjiang, Xizang (n. & w.)]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, [Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir] Pakistan (n.)

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Norway, Sweden
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Poland, Slovakia
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Latvia, Lithuania, Russian Federation-European part, [European part (s.)] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bulgaria, Romania

    Northern America
    • SUBARCTIC AMERICA: Canada, [Northwest Territory] United States [Alaska]
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario, Quebec]
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Indiana, Maine (Cumberland Co.), Michigan, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Louisiana]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]


    Adventive

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Czech Republic, Netherlands


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Finland, Ireland, United Kingdom
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Germany, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France


References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  2. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  3. Davis, P. H., ed. Flora of Turkey and the east Aegean islands. (F Turk)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  6. Feráková, V. 1977. The genus Lactuca in Europe 51-55.
  7. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  8. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  9. Hultén, O. E. G. Flora of Alaska and neighboring territories. (F AlaskaHult)
  10. Kitagawa, M. Neo-lineamenta florae Manshuricae. (F Manshur)
  11. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  12. Krasnoborov, I. M., ed. Flora of Siberia (English translation). 2000- (F Siberia)
  13. Lebeda, A. et al. 2004. Geographical distribution of wild Lactuca species (Asteraceae, Lactuceae) Bot. Rev. (Lancaster) 70:328-356
  14. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  15. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  16. Sharma, B. D. et al., eds. Flora of India. (F India)
  17. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  18. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. (F Utah ed2)

Check other web resources for Lactuca tatarica (L.) C. A. Mey. :


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?id=21370. Accessed 25 April 2018.