Genus: Amaranthus L.

Family: Amaranthaceae
Common names: amaranth, pigweed
Genus number: 484
Last updated: 09-Jun-2011
Accession Count: 347

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Mosyakin, S. L. & K. R. Robertson 1996. New infrageneric taxa and combinations in Amaranthus L. (Amaranthaceae). Ann. Bot. Fenn. 33:275-281.
  • Sun, M. 2001. Comparative analysis of phylogenetic relationships of grain amaranths and their wild relatives (Amaranthus) using ITS, amplified fragment length polymorphism, and double-primer fluorescent intersimple sequence repeat markers. Molec. Phylogenet. Evol. 21:372-387.
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Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonysm (~) for genus:

Subdivisions of genus Amaranthus L.: