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Taxon: Amaranthus californicus (Moq.) S. Watson

 
Genus: Amaranthus
Subgenus: Albersia
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 403325
Place of publication: S. Watson et al., Bot. California 2:42. 1880
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 07-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 14-Sep-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • California amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan (s.w. (introd.?)), Alberta (s. (introd.?))]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Idaho, Montana (Gallatin Co.), Oregon (e.), Washington (e.), Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [California, Nevada (n.), Utah (Cache Co.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja Norte]


References:

  1. Dorn, R. D. Vascular plants of Montana. 1984 (F Montana)
  2. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  4. Hitchcock, C. L. et al. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest. (F Pacif NW)
  5. Scoggan, H. J. The flora of Canada, 4 vol. (F Canada)
  6. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.
  7. Welsh, S. L. et al. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9. (F Utah)

Check other web resources for Amaranthus californicus (Moq.) S. Watson :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=403325. Accessed 23 January 2019.