Taxon: Chamissoa altissima (Jacq.) Kunth

 
Genus: Chamissoa
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 10146
Place of publication: F. W. H. A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. gen. sp. 2:158[folio]; 2:197[quarto]. 1818; t. 125. 1817
Name Verified on: 23-Aug-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Aug-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Chiapas, - Oaxaca, - Queretaro
  • Southern America

    • Brazil: Brazil
    • Caribbean: Cuba; Dominican Republic; Grenada; Hispaniola; Jamaica; Montserrat; Puerto Rico; St. Kitts and Nevis; Trinidad and Tobago
    • Mesoamerica: Belize; Costa Rica; El Salvador; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua; Panama
    • Northern South America: Guyana; Suriname; Venezuela
    • Southern South America: Argentina; Paraguay
    • Western South America: Bolivia; Colombia; Ecuador; Peru

References:

  • Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  • Boggan, J. et al. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas. 1992 (L Guianas)
  • Görts-van Rijn, A. R. A., ed. Flora of the Guianas. 1986- (F Guianas)
  • Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. Flora of Ecuador. 1973- (F Ecuador)
  • Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. 1974-1989 (F LAnt)
  • León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. 1969 (F CubaLeon)
  • Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. 1984- (F PuertoR)
  • Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. 1965- (F SCatarin)
  • Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. 1995- (F VenGuay)
  • Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  • Woodson, R. E. & R. W. Schery, eds. Flora of Panama. 1943-1980 (F Panama)

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Chamissoa altissima (Jacq.) Kunth :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.