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Taxon: Tetragonia tetragonoides (Pall.) Kuntze

 
Genus: Tetragonia
Family: Aizoaceae
Subfamily: Aizooideae
Nomen number: 36385
Place of publication: Revis. gen. pl. 1:264. 1891 "tetragoniodes"
Link to protologue:
Comments:
  • • spelling commonly corrected to "tetragonioides" but not a correctable error
  • • spelling of basionym verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 07-Jul-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 6 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: vegetable (fide Syst Bot 19:588. 1994; F ChinaEng; F NAmer)
  • Medicines:
  • Vertebrate poisons:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Zhejiang Sheng, Fujian Sheng, Jiangsu Sheng, Guangdong Sheng, Yunnan Sheng]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Hokkaidô (s.w.), Honshu, Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands, Shikoku] Taiwan

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Victoria, Western Australia, Northern Territory]
    • NEW ZEALAND: New Zealand


    Cultivated

    Africa
    • NORTHEAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Somalia
    • EAST TROPICAL AFRICA: Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
    • WEST TROPICAL AFRICA: Senegal
    • SOUTH TROPICAL AFRICA: Mozambique, Zambia, Zimbabwe
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China

    Asia-Tropical
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Philippines

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • United States

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: United States [Puerto Rico]
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala, Nicaragua
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador, Peru


    Adventive

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Morocco


    Naturalized

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [KwaZulu-Natal]

    Europe
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Italy
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: Portugal, Spain (incl. Baleares)

    Northern America
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Wisconsin]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida, North Carolina]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California]
    • Mexico

    Southern America
    • BRAZIL: Brazil [Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, Chile (could have arrived with ocean currents (fide C. M. Taylor 1994)), Uruguay


References:

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  3. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. 1963-1968. Flora of Java. Note: lists as "tetragonioides"
  4. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi. 1993. Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45 Note: lists as "tetragonioides"; = Tetragonia expansa Murray
  5. Castroviejo, S. et al., eds. 1989-. Flora iberica: plantas vasculares de la Peninsula Iberica e Islas Baleares.
  6. Demilly, D. et al. 2001. Liste alphabétique des principales espèces de plantes cultivées et de mauvaises herbes. Noms latins et noms français, ed. 7 Note: GEVES-SNES, Beaucouzé, France
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  8. Exell, A. W. et al., eds. 1960-. Flora zambesiaca.
  9. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: lists as "tetragonioides"
  10. Forzza, R. C. et al., coord. Lista de espécies da flora do Brasil (on-line resource).
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  25. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: lists as "tetragonioides"
  26. Liogier, H. A. 1984-. Descriptive flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands.
  27. Markle, G. M. et al., eds. 1998. Food and feed crops of the United States, ed. 2
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  32. Siemonsma, J. S. & Kasem Piluek, eds. 1993. Vegetables. Plant Resources of South-East Asia (PROSEA) 8:269-271. Note: lists as "tetragonioides"
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  34. Stevens, W. D. et al., eds. 2001. Flora de Nicaragua. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 85(1-3).
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  41. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

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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=36385. Accessed 16 July 2019.