1. Family: Amaranthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Blitum L.
      1. Blitum virgatum L.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central & S. Europe to Nepal.

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    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    Germany

    Native to:

    Albania, Algeria, Altay, Austria, Bulgaria, China North-Central, Cyprus, France, Greece, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kazakhstan, Kirgizstan, Libya, Nepal, North Caucasus, Spain, Switzerland, Tadzhikistan, Transcaucasus, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuva, Uzbekistan, West Himalaya, Xinjiang, Yugoslavia

    Introduced into:

    Alberta, Baltic States, Belarus, California, Cape Provinces, Central European Rus, Chita, Colorado, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Idaho, Krym, Magadan, Masachusettes, Netherlands, New Mexico, New York, North Dakota, North European Russi, Northern Provinces, Oregon, Poland, Romania, South European Russi, Ukraine, Utah, Washington, Wisconsin

    Blitum virgatum L. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Harley, R.M., Cyprus Chenopodium foliosum 52104.000
    Cope, T.A. [RBG 427], Great Britain Chenopodium foliosum K000914051
    Cope, T.A. [RBG 503], Great Britain Chenopodium foliosum K000914052
    Cope, T.A. [RBG 518], Great Britain Chenopodium foliosum K000914053

    First published in Sp. Pl.: 4 (1753)

    Accepted by

    • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.
    • Sukhorukov, A.P. & Kushunina, M. (2014). Taxonomic revision of Chenopodiaceae in Nepal Phytotaxa 191: 10-44.
    • Seregin, A.P. (2014). Flora of Vladimir Oblast, Russia: grid data analysis: 1-441. KMK schientific press, Moscow.
    • Dimopoulos, P., Raus, T., Bergmeier, E., Constantinidis, T., Iatrou, G., Kokkini, S., Strid, A., & Tzanoudakis, D. (2013). Vascular plants of Greece. An annotated checklist: 1-372. Botanic gardens and botanical museum Berlin-Dahlem, Berlin and Hellenic botanical society, Athens.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Chenopodium capitatum.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ackerfield, J. (2015). Flora of Colorado: 1-818. BRIT Press.
    • Seregin, A.P. (2014). Flora of Vladimir Oblast, Russia: grid data analysis: 1-441. KMK schientific press, Moscow.
    • Skvortsov, A.K. (2011). Zametka o dvukh sredneaziatskich topolyakh Byulleten' Glavnogo Botaniceskogo Sada 195: 32-37.
    • Kravchenko, A.V., Timofeeva, V.V., Rudkocskaya, O.A. & Fadeeva, M.A. (2008). Vascular plant species new and rare to Karelia Botanicheskii Zhurnal. Moscow & Leningrad 94: 776-788.
    • Krasnoborov, I.M. & Malyshev, L.I. (2003). Flora of Siberia 5: 1-305. Scientific Publishers, Inc., Enfield, Plymouth.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa an annotated checklist Strelitzia 14: 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2003). Flora of North America North of Mexico 4: 1-559. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0