Genus: Blitum L.

Possible synonym of: Chenopodium L.

 
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Subfamily: Chenopodioideae
Tribe: Anserineae
Alternate family(ies): Amaranthaceae
Genus number: 13651
Last updated: 28-Jun-2013
Accession Count: 20 (16 active, 14 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References:

  1. Fuentes-Bazan, S. et al. 2012. A novel phylogeny-based generic classification for Chenopodium sensu lato, and a tribal rearrangement of Chenopodioideae (Chenopodiaceae). Willdenowia 42:5-24. Note: accepts
  2. Greuter, W. et al., eds. 1984-. Med-Checklist. Note: accepts
  3. Kühn, U. 1993. Chenopodiaceae. The families and genera of vascular plants. 2:206. Note: = Chenopodium L.
  4. Scott, A. D. 1978. A review of the classification of Chenopodium L. and related genera. Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 100:208. Note: accepts

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=13651. Accessed 14 December 2019.