Genus: Acanthochiton Torr.

Synonym of: Amaranthus L.

Family: Amaranthaceae
Genus number: 13178
Last updated: 09-Jun-2011
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Eliasson, U. H. 1988. Floral morphology and taxonomic relations among the genera of Amaranthaceae in the New World and the Hawaiian Islands. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 96:260.
  2. Harling, G. & B. Sparre, eds. 1973-. Flora of Ecuador.
  3. Sauer, J. D. 1955. Revision of the dioecious Amaranths. Madroño 13:44.

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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 30 March 2020.