Taxon: Tidestromia lanuginosa (Nutt.) Standl.

Genus: Tidestromia
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 316924
Place of publication: J. Washington Acad. Sci. 6:70. 1916
Name Verified on: 27-Apr-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Feb-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • woolly tidestromia  (Source: Atlas GPlains) - English
  • espanta vaqueros  (Source: F Tex) - Spanish

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • North-Central U.S.A.: United States - Illinois, - Kansas, - Missouri, - Oklahoma
    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Chihuahua, - Coahuila, - Durango, - Nuevo Leon, - San Luis Potosi, - Tamaulipas, - Zacatecas
    • Northwestern U.S.A.: United States - Colorado
    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico, - Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Louisiana
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - Utah
  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Dominican Republic


  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Flora of the Great Plains. 1986 (F GPlains)
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association) Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains. 1977 (Atlas GPlains)
  • Sánchez-del Pino, I. & T. J. Motley 2010. Evolution of Tidestromia (Amaranthaceae) in the deserts of the southwestern United States and Mexico (Taxon) 59:38-48.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. 1993 (F Utah ed2)


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