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Taxon: Beta vulgaris L. var.-gr. crassa Alef.

Synonym of Beta vulgaris L. subsp. vulgaris

Genus: Beta
Section: Beta
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Betoideae
Tribe: Beteae
Nomen number: 7059
Place of publication: Landw. Fl. 280. 1866 "Beta vulgaris var.-gr. crassa"
Link to protologue:
Comment: = Beta vulgaris Fodder Beet Group
Name Verified on: 17-Jul-1986 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System


  1. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage Note: lists as Beta vulgaris var. crassa (Alef.) Wittm.; = B. vulgaris var. alba DC.
  2. Hegi, G. et al. 1960. Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa 3:558. Note: = Beta vulgaris subsp. vulgaris convar. crassa
  3. Helm, J. 1957. Versuch einer morphologisch-systematischen Gliederung der Art Beta vulgaris L.. Züchter 27:211. Note: = Beta vulgaris provar. crassa (Alef.) Helm
  4. Letschert, J. P. W. 1993. Beta section Beta: biogeographical patterns of variation, and taxonomy. Agric. Univ. Wageningen Pap. 93-1:.

Check other web resources for Beta vulgaris L. var.-gr. crassa Alef. :

  • 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=7059. Accessed 27 February 2020.