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Taxon: Atriplex argentea Nutt.

 
Genus: Atriplex
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
Tribe: Chenopodieae
Nomen number: 433236
Place of publication: Gen. N. Amer. pl. 1:198. 1818
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-May-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 3 (2 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Autonyms (not in current use), synonyms and invalid designations:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym, I invalid designation)

Common names:

  • saltbush  (Source: F Canada) - English
  • silver orach  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • silverscale  (Source: F Canada) - English
  • silverscale saltbush  (Source: Atlas GPlains) - English
  • silvery atriplex  (Source: ICAW) - English (Canada)
  • arroche argentée  (Source: ICAW) - French (Canada)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan (s.), Alberta (s.), Manitoba (s.), British Columbia (s.)]
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua]


    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  2. Darbyshire, S. J. 2003. Inventory of Canadian Agricultural Weeds Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada. 83.
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  5. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  6. McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains.
  7. Scoggan, H. J. 1978-1979. The flora of Canada, 4 vol.
  8. Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri.
  9. Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.

Check other web resources for Atriplex argentea Nutt. :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=433236. Accessed 4 April 2020.