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Taxon: Chenopodium ambrosioides L.

Synonym of Dysphania ambrosioides (L.) Mosyakin & Clemants

Genus: Chenopodium
Family: Chenopodiaceae
Nomen number: 10180
Place of publication: Sp. pl. 1:219. 1753
Typification: View record from Linnaean Plant Name Typification Project of the Natural History Museum of London.
Name verified on: 24-May-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 25-May-2004
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME. (previously associated with 15 accessions)

Economic importance:


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