Taxon: Atriplex lentiformis (Torr.) S. Watson

 
Genus: Atriplex
Family: Chenopodiaceae
  Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
      Tribe: Chenopodieae
Nomen number: 6022
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 9:118. 1874
Name Verified on: 20-Jun-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Mar-2003
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL)
Accessions: 20 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • quailbush  (Source: Hortus 3) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • : Mexico
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah

References:

  • Beatley, J. C. Vascular plants of the Nevada test site and central-southern Nevada. 1976 (F NevTestS)
  • Englert, J. M. et al. USDA-NRCS Improved conservation plant materials released by NRCS and cooperators. 1999- (NRCS Cons Pl Mat)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) 2010. Ecocrop (on-line resource). (Ecocrop)
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. 1969 (F Ariz)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Moerman, D. Native American ethnobotany, ed. 5. 1998 (Nat Amer Ethnobot)
  • Munz, P. A. A flora of southern California. 1974 (F SCalif)
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. 1959 (F CalifMunz)
  • St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  • Welsh, S. L. & C. Crompton 1995. Names and types in perennial Atriplex Linnaeus (Chenopodiaceae) in North America selectively exclusive of Mexico Great Basin Naturalist 55:327.
  • Welsh, S. L. & G. Moore Utah Plants. 1973 (Utah Pl)
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. 1987 (F Utah)

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Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image