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Taxon: Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson

 
Genus: Amaranthus
Subgenus: Acnida
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 101541
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 12:274. 1877
Link to protologue: https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/3120225
Name Verified on: 27-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Oct-2018
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 15 (15 active, 15 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Oklahoma]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.), Nevada (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Norte, Baja Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Colima, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Tlaxcala, Veracruz]


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • MACARONESIA: Portugal [Madeira Islands]

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Cyprus

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India [Maharashtra]

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Sweden
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Spain

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Utah]


References:

  1. Delivering alien invasive species inventories for Europe (DAISIE) (on-line resource). (Invasive Spec Eur)
  2. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource) (Mid Atl Invasive Pl)
  3. Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31. 1970 (Names Beetle)
  4. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  5. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. (Glea Cron)
  8. Hansen, A. & P. Sunding Flora of Macaronesia: checklist of vascular plants, ed. 4. Sommerfeltia vol. 17. (L Macar ed4)
  9. Kingsbury, J. M. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. (Kingsbury)
  10. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Sauer, J. D. 1955. Revision of the dioecious amaranths Madroño 13:31.
  13. Sauer, J. D. 1972. The dioecious amaranths: a new species name and major range extensions Madroño 21:429-430.
  14. Singh, N. P. et al., eds. Flora of Maharashtra state. (F Maharashtra)
  15. Standley, P. C. 1917. Amaranthaceae (N Amer fl) 21(2).
  16. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  17. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.
  18. Webster, T. M. et al. 2013. Winter cover crops influence Amaranthus palmeri establishment Crop Protect. 52:130-135.
  19. Whitson, T. D. et al., eds. Weeds of the West, ed. 5. 1999 (Weeds West)

Check other web resources for Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?101541. Accessed 15 December 2018.