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Taxon: Amaranthus tuberculatus (Moq.) J. D. Sauer

 
Genus: Amaranthus
Subgenus: Acnida
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 408360
Place of publication: Madroño 13:18. 1955
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-Apr-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 51 (51 active, 49 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • rough-fruit amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • rough-fruit water-hemp  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • tall water-hemp  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • tall water-hemp  (Source: ICAW) - English (Canada)
  • acnide tuberculée  (Source: ICAW) - French (Canada)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • EASTERN CANADA: Canada [Ontario (s.), Prince Edward Island, Québec (s.w.)]
    • NORTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Connecticut, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan (s.), New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Vermont, West Virginia]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Wisconsin]
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arkansas, Delaware, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Tennessee]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]


    Naturalized

    Europe
    • Europe

    Northern America
    • United States (natzd. elsewhere)


References:

  1. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 90-91.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Gleason, H. A. & A. Cronquist. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada, ed. 2
  4. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  5. Pratt, D. B. & L. G. Clark. 2001. Amaranthus rudis and A. tuberculatus—one species or two?. J. Torrey Bot. Soc. 128:292.
  6. Sauer, J. D. 1955. Revision of the dioecious amaranths. Madroño 13:5-46.
  7. Wherry, E. T. et al. 1979. Atlas of the flora of Pennsylvania.
  8. Wofford, B. E. Database of Tennessee vascular plants (on-line resource). URL: https://herbarium.utk.edu/vascular/vascular-database.php?CategoryID=Dicots&FamilyID=Amaranthaceae&GenusID=Amaranthus&SpeciesID=tuberculatus target='_blank'
  9. 2018. Mid-Atlantic invasive plant species (on-line resource)

Check other web resources for Amaranthus tuberculatus (Moq.) J. D. Sauer :

  • 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=408360. Accessed 20 November 2019.