Beta macrocarpa

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Chenopodiaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Betoideae
Tribus: Beteae
Genus: Beta
Sectio: Beta sect. Macrocarpae
Species: Beta macrocarpa

Name edit

Beta macrocarpa Guss., Index Seminum [Palermo] 1826: [2] (1826).

  • et in Fl. Sicul. Prodr. 1: 302 (1827).
  • Type locality: Sicily. "In argillosis maritimis, et ad vias. Girgenti."
  • Type: G. Gussone #s.n. Holotype: NAP; isotype: BR BR0000006991784.
  • Neotype (designated by Iamonico 2019: 155): ITALY: Sicily, 15 June 1856, Gussone s.n. (PAL).

Synonyms edit

  • Homotypic
    • Beta vulgaris var. macrocarpa (Guss.) Moq., Chenop. Monogr. Enum.: 14. (1840)
    • Beta vulgaris subsp. macrocarpa (Guss.) Thell., Mém. Soc. Sci. Nat. Cherbourg 38: 190 (1912)
  • Heterotypic
    • Beta bourgaei Coss., Notes Pl. Crit. 44. (1849)
      • Type locality: Spain: "In arenosis maritimis subhumidis agri Gaditani, prope Puerto Santa Maria loco dicto Coto cum Mesembryanthemo nodifloro crescens."
      • Lectotype (designated by Iamonico 2019: 155): SPAIN: Sables maritimes au Coto près Santa Maria, 8 June 1849, E. Bourgeau #425 (G G00177360, Isolectotypes: G00177359, K K000898513).

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Europe
    • Regional: Northern Europe
      • Sweden (casual)
    • Regional: Southwestern Europe
      • Baleares (Ibiza-Formentera, Mallorca, Menorca), France (naturalized), Portugal, Sardegna (doubtfully present), Spain.
    • Regional: Southeastern Europe
      • Greece, Italy, Kriti, Sicilia (Sicily).
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Northern Africa
      • Algeria, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia.
    • Regional: Macaronesia
      • Canary Islands (Gran Canaria, Fuerteventura, Lanzarote, La Palma, Tenerife; doubtfully native).
  • Continental: Asia-Temperate
    • Regional: Western Asia
      • Cyprus, East Aegean Islands, Palestine (Jordan), Turkey.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular names edit

català: Bleda macrocarpa
español: Acelga de fruto grande
français: Betterave à gros fruits
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