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Taxon: Amaranthus muricatus (Moq.) Hieron.

 
Genus: Amaranthus
Subgenus: Albersia
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 319443
Place of publication: Bol. Acad. Nac. Ci. Republ. Argent. 4:421. 1882 (Pl. diaph. fl. argent. 277. 1882; Hicken, Apuntes Hist. Nat. 2:92. 1910)
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 24-Jun-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Nov-2006
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • African amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • muricate amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • rough-fruit amaranth  (Source: BSBI) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Paraguay, Uruguay


    Naturalized

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia (s.e.)

    Europe
    • Europe (s.w.)

    Northern America
    • United States (s.e.)


References:

  1. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  2. Burkart, A. E., ed. Flora ilustrada de Entre Rios. (F EntreR)
  3. Cabrera, A. L., ed. Flora de la provincia de Buenos Aires. (F BuenAir)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hnatiuk, R. J. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. (L Aust)
  6. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  7. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea. (F Eur)
  8. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  9. Vibrans, H., ed. Malezas de México (on-line resource). (Malezas Mex)
  10. Zuloaga, F. O. & O. Morrone, eds. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de la República Argentina. I. Pteridophyta, Gymnospermae y Angiospermae (Monocotyledonae), II. Dicotyledonae. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 60, 74. (L Argent)

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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=319443. Accessed 19 May 2019.