Taxon: Chenopodium ficifolium Sm.

 
Genus: Chenopodium
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
Tribe: Chenopodieae
Nomen number: 401607
Place of publication: Fl. brit. 1:276. 1800
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 11-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Oct-2007
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • fig-leaf goosefoot  (Source: BSBI) - English
  • feigenblättriger Gänsefuß  (Source: Zander ed17) - German
  • xiao li  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • Gene sources: tertiary genetic relative of quinoa (fide Econ Bot 44(suppl. 3):93. 1990)
  • Weed: potential seed contaminant (fide Geigy Weed Tables. 1968)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Egypt (n.)

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Turkey

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India, Nepal, Pakistan
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: United Kingdom [England]
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Netherlands, Slovakia, Switzerland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Belarus, Latvia, Moldova, Russian Federation-European part, [European part] Ukraine (incl. Krym)
    • SOUTHEASTERN EUROPE: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Italy (n.), Macedonia, Romania, Serbia, Slovenia
    • SOUTHWESTERN EUROPE: France, Portugal, Spain


    Adventive

    Africa
    • NORTHERN AFRICA: Algeria

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Finland, Ireland, Norway
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Estonia, Latvia


    Naturalized

    Asia-Temperate
    • WESTERN ASIA: Israel
    • CHINA: China
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan, [Honshu] Taiwan

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bhutan

    Europe
    • NORTHERN EUROPE: Denmark, Sweden
    • MIDDLE EUROPE: Austria, Poland
    • EASTERN EUROPE: Lithuania

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Quebec]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Pennsylvania]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Missouri]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Oregon]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida]

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Chile


References:

  1. Allan, H. H. B. et al. Flora of New Zealand. (F NZeal)
  2. Aubréville, A. et al., eds. Flore du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam. (F CambLVN)
  3. Botanical Society of the British Isles BSBI taxon database (on-line resource). (BSBI)
  4. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  5. CIBA-GEIGY, Basel, Switzerland The CIBA-GEIGY Weed Tables. 1974 (Weed TabCIBA)
  6. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage. 2002 (Zander ed17)
  7. Euro+Med Editorial Committee Euro+Med Plantbase: the information resource for Euro-Mediterranean plant diversity (on-line resource). (EuroMed Plantbase)
  8. Facciola, S. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants. 1990 (Cornucopia)
  9. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  10. Fuentes-Bazan, S. et al. 2012. A novel phylogeny-based generic classification for Chenopodium sensu lato, and a tribal rearrangement of Chenopodioideae (Chenopodiaceae) (Willdenowia) 42:5-24.
  11. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  12. Greuter, W. et al., eds. Med-Checklist. (L Medit)
  13. Grierson, A. J. C. & D. J. Long Flora of Bhutan including a record of plants from Sikkim. (F Bhutan)
  14. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  15. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  16. Jalas, J. & J. Suominen Atlas florae europaeae. (Atlas Eur)
  17. Komarov, V. L. et al., eds. Flora SSSR. (F USSR)
  18. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  19. Press, J. R. et al. Annotated checklist of the flowering plants of Nepal (on-line resource). 2000- (L Nepal Online)
  20. Rechinger, K. H., ed. Flora iranica. (F Iran)
  21. Smitinand, T. & K. Larsen, eds. Flora of Thailand. (F Thailand)
  22. Tutin, T. G. et al., eds. Flora europaea, ed. 2. (F Eur ed2)
  23. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Chenopodium ficifolium Sm. :


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=401607. Accessed 23 April 2018.