Bellium

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Bellium
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Astereae
Genus: Bellium
L.
Type species
Bellium bellidioides
L.[1][2]

Bellium is a genus of flowering plants in the daisy family, Asteraceae, native to the Mediterranean region.[3][4][5][6][7]

Species[8][9]
  1. Bellium bellidioides L. - Balearic Islands, Corsica, Sardinia
  2. Bellium crassifolium Moris - Sardinia
  3. Bellium minutum (L.) L. - Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, Malta, Sicily
  4. Bellium nivale Req. - Corsica

References[edit]

  1. ^ lectotype designated by Greuter, Regnum Veg. 127: 24 (1993)
  2. ^ Tropicos, Bellium L.
  3. ^ Linnaeus, Carl von. 1771. Mantissa Plantarum 2: 157, 285
  4. ^ Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem. "Details for: Astereae". Euro+Med PlantBase. Freie Universität Berlin. Retrieved 2009-07-18. 
  5. ^ UniProt. "Tribe Astereae". Retrieved 2009-07-18. 
  6. ^ National Herbarium of New South Wales. "Genus Kippistia". New South Wales FloraOnline. Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney. Retrieved 2009-07-18. 
  7. ^ "Polyarrhena Cass.". African Plants Database. South African National Biodiversity Institute, the Conservatoire et Jardin botaniques de la Ville de Genève and Tela Botanica. Retrieved 2009-07-18. [permanent dead link]
  8. ^ The Plant List, search for Bellium
  9. ^ Flann, C (ed) 2009+ Global Compositae Checklist [permanent dead link]