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Taxon: Pontechium maculatum (L.) Böhle & Hilger

 
Genus: Pontechium
Family: Boraginaceae
Subfamily: Boraginoideae
Tribe: Lithospermeae
Nomen number: 464800
Place of publication: Taxon 49:744. 2000
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 31-Mar-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard, as Echium russicum; Pulmonaria 108., as Echium russicum)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Turkey (n.w. & n.e.)
    • CAUCASUS: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Russian Federation, [Dagestan] Russian Federation-Ciscaucasia [Ciscaucasia]

    Europe
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Slovakia
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Albania, Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania, Serbia


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Euro+Med Editorial Committee. Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource).
  2. Hilger, H. H. & U.-R. Böhle. 2000. Pontechium: a new genus distinct from Echium and Lobostemon (Boraginaceae). Taxon 49:737-746.
  3. Hilger, H. H. 2011. Review of Boraginaceae data for World Economic Plants, ed. 2. pers. comm. via e-mail on 4 Mar. Note: re. common name

Check other web resources for Pontechium maculatum (L.) Böhle & Hilger :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=464800. Accessed 21 August 2019.