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Taxon: Chenopodium hians Standl.

Genus: Chenopodium
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
Tribe: Chenopodieae
Nomen number: 458122
Place of publication: N. Amer. fl. 21:16. 1916
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 17-Dec-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 6 (6 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Distributional Range:


    Northern America
    • WESTERN CANADA: Canada [Saskatchewan (s.?)]
    • NORTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Colorado (s.w.), Oregon (s.w.), Washington (s.e.), Wyoming]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (n.e.), Texas (s.w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (n.), California, Nevada, Utah]


  1. Brown, D. C. et al. 2015. Characterization of the Granule-Bound Starch Synthase I gene in Chenopodium. Pl. Genome 8:1-12.
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Harms, V. L. 2003. Checklist of the vascular plants of Saskatchewan and the provincially and nationally rare native plants in Saskatchewan
  4. Kolano, B. et al. 2015. The evolution of genome size and rDNA in diploid species of Chenopodium s.l. (Amaranthaceae). Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 179:218-235. Note: it recovered Chenopodium hians among New World diploid within Chenopodium s.str.
  5. Walsh, B. M. et al. 2015. Chenopodium polyploidy inferences from Salt Overly Sensitive 1 (SOS1) data. Amer. J. Bot. 102:1-11.

Check other web resources for Chenopodium hians Standl. :

  • 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=458122. Accessed 3 June 2020.