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Taxon: Amaranthus greggii S. Watson

 
Genus: Amaranthus
Subgenus: Acnida
Family: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 419316
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 12:274. 1877
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 24-Oct-2001 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Oct-2007
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7)
Accessions: 3 (3 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Gregg's amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Josiah amaranth  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Louisiana (Cameron Parish)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Quintana Roo, Tabasco, Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave, Yucatán]


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Sauer, J. D. 1955. Revision of the dioecious amaranths Madroño 13:42.
  3. Sauer, J. D. 1972. The dioecious amaranths: a new species name and major range extensions Madroño 21:431-434.
  4. Villaseñor, J. L. 2016. Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Rev. Mex. Biodivers. 87:559-902.

Check other web resources for Amaranthus greggii 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=419316. Accessed 26 March 2019.