Ballota L.

First published in Sp. Pl.: 582 (1753)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is Macaronesia, Europe, Medit. to W. Asia.

Distribution

Native to:

Albania, Algeria, Azores, Baleares, Baltic States, Belarus, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canary Is., Central European Rus, Corse, Cyprus, Czechoslovakia, East Aegean Is., East European Russia, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iran, Iraq, Italy, Kriti, Krym, Lebanon-Syria, Libya, Madeira, Morocco, North Caucasus, Northwest European R, Palestine, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardegna, Saudi Arabia, Sicilia, Sinai, South European Russi, Spain, Sweden, Transcaucasus, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkey-in-Europe, Ukraine, Yugoslavia

Introduced into:

Alabama, Argentina Northeast, Great Britain, Kirgizstan, Maryland, New York, New Zealand North, Pitcairn Is., Wisconsin

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets

  • Acanthoprasium Spenn. in T.F.L.Nees von Esenbeck, Gen. Fl. Germ. 2: (1843).
  • Ballota L., Sp. Pl. 2: 582 (1753)
  • Beringeria Neck., Elem. Bot. 1: 312 (1790), opus utique oppr.
  • Harley RM, Atkins S, Budantsev AL, Cantino PD, Conn BJ, Grayer R, Harley MM, de Kok RPJ, Krestovskaja T, Morales R, Paton AJ, Ryding O, and Upson T. 2004. Labiatae, in The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants (K. Kubitzki, ed. in chief) VI: 167-275. Sp
  • Patzak, Ann. Nat. Hist. Mus. Wien 62: 57-86 (1958)
  • Patzak, Ann. Nat. Hist. Mus. Wien 63: 33-81 (1959).
  • Pseudodictamnus Fabr., Enum.: 56 (1759).
  • Zapateria Pau, Not. Bot. Fl. Españ. 1: 17 (1887).

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Peck, E.F. [9] Somalia K:SPC-02729.000 No
Cope, T.A. [RBG 21] United Kingdom K000914330 Yes
Baldacci, A. [276] Albania K000929170 Unknown Type Material Yes
Cope, T.A. [RBG 93] United Kingdom K000914341 Yes

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Lamiaceae Key Genus Fact Sheets

    • Nina Davies, Gemma Bramley and Don Kirkup, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
    • http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0