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Taxon: Amaranthus crassipes Schltdl.

 
Genus: Amaranthus
Subgenus: Albersia
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 315011
Place of publication: Linnaea 6:757. 1831
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 20-Jun-1989 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Feb-2003
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • clubfoot amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • spreading amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • tropical spreading amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • bledo de clavo  (Source: F Cuba) - Spanish
  • bledo manso  (Source: F Cuba) - Spanish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (s.), Louisiana (s.), South Carolina]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua (e.), Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi (e.), Sonora (n.w.), Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche (n.), Queretaro, Veracruz (n.), Yucatan]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Cayman Islands, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guadeloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts and Nevis
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela (n.)
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Colombia (n.)


    Adventive

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Alabama]


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Adams, C. Flowering plants of Jamaica. 1972 (F Jam)
  2. Correll, D. S. & H. B. Correll Flora of the Bahama archipelago. (F Bahamas)
  3. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Gooding, E. G. et al. Flora of Barbados. (F Barbados)
  6. Henrickson, J. 1999. Studies in New World Amaranthus (Amaranthaceae) (Sida) 18:785-788.
  7. Howard, R. Flora of the lesser Antilles. (F LAnt)
  8. Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  9. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. (F CubaLeon)
  10. Liogier, H. A. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands. (F PuertoR)
  11. Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. (F PR)
  12. Proctor, G. R. Flora of the Cayman Islands. Kew Bulletin Additional Series XI. (F Cayman)
  13. Radford, A. E. et al. Manual of the vascular flora of the Carolinas. (F Carolin)
  14. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.

Check other web resources for Amaranthus crassipes Schltdl. :

  • 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:
  • 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.

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?id=315011. Accessed 14 November 2018.