Family  Chenopodiaceae Vent., nom. cons.

Family number: 254    Last Updated: 17-Jan-2017
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Number of accepted genera: 109
Type genus: Chenopodium L.
Comments: dicot family

Complete list of genera


  1. Shepherd, K. A. 2008. Consensus or complacency? A discussion of the proposed new collection sequence at the WA Herbarium. Newslett. Austral. Syst. Bot. Soc. 135:5-8.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL:
Accessed 12 July 2020.