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Taxon: Amaranthus torreyi (A. Gray) Benth. ex S. Watson

 
Genus: Amaranthus
Subgenus: Amaranthus
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 414564
Place of publication: S. Watson et al., Bot. California 2:42. 1880
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 03-Oct-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Common names:

  • Bigelow's amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Torrey's amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (w.), California (s.e.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, San Luis Potosí, Sonora, Baja California (Norte), Baja California Sur]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Guanajuato, Jalisco, Michoacán de Ocampo]


References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  4. Johnson, I. M. 1944. Plants of Coahuila, Chihuahua, and adjoining Zacatecas and Durango. V. J. Arnold Arbor. 25:155.
  5. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  6. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.

Check other web resources for Amaranthus torreyi (A. Gray) Benth. ex 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=414564. Accessed 22 July 2019.