Genus: Suaeda Forssk. ex J. F. Gmel.

Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Suaedoideae
Tribe: Suaedeae
Alternate family(ies): Amaranthaceae
Genus number: 11708
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 19 (15 active, 12 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) under Shenzhen ICN Art. 14 (see App. III)

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Hopkins, C. O. & W. H. Blackwell, Jr. 1977. Synopsis of Suaeda (Chenopodiaceae) in North America. Sida 7:147-171.
  2. Schenk, H. J. & W. R. Ferren. 2001. On the sectional nomenclature of Suaeda (Chenopodiaceae). Taxon 50:857-873.
  3. Schutze, P. et al. 2003. An integrated molecular and morphological study of the subfamily Suaedoideae Ulbr. (Chenopodiaceae). Pl. Syst. Evol. 239:257-286. Note: Suaeda is monophyletic if Borszczowia is included

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  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Suaeda
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 7 April 2020.