Jump to: SynonymsCommon NamesEconomic ImportanceDistributional RangeReferencesOther Web References

Taxon: Grayia spinosa (Hook.) Moq.

 
Genus: Grayia
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
Tribe: Chenopodieae
Nomen number: 316892
Place of publication: A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. 13(2):119. 1849
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 48 (48 active, 38 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Animal food: forage;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (w.), Idaho, Montana (s.w.), Oregon, Washington, Wyoming (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (n.), California, Nevada, Utah]


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  2. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955-1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  3. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  4. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
  5. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.
  6. Zacharias, E. H. & B. G. Baldwin. 2010. A molecular phylogeny of North American Atripliceae (Chenopodiaceae), with implications for floral and photosynthetic pathway evolution. Syst. Bot. 35:854. URL: www.aspt.net/systematic-botany

Check other web resources for Grayia spinosa (Hook.) Moq. :

  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=316892. Accessed 22 July 2019.