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Taxon: Atriplex truncata (Torr. ex S. Watson) A. Gray

Genus: Atriplex
Family: Chenopodiaceae subfamily: Chenopodioideae tribe: Chenopodieae. Also placed in: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 311096
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 8:398. 1872
Name verified on: 11-May-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 28-Aug-2007
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL).
Accessions: 1 in National Plant Germplasm System.
  • all available ) NPGS accessions. or .
  • all available ) NPGS accessions by country.
  • Check PlantSearch database of Botanic Gardens Conservation International for possible non-NPGS germplasm.


Common names:

  • wedge-orach   (Source: F Utah ed2 ) – English
  • wedgescale   (Source: Bassett 1983) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

  • Bassett, I. J. et al. 1983. The genus Atriplex in Canada. Monogr. Res. Branch Canada Dept. Agric. 31:1–72.
  • Dorn, R. D. 1977. Manual of the vascular plants of Wyoming.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hitchcock, C. L. et al. 1955–1969. Vascular plants of the Pacific Northwest.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  • Munz, P. A. 1974. A flora of southern California.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1993. A Utah flora.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Atriplex truncata (Torr. ex S. Watson) A. Gray:


Images:

More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?311096 (01 November 2014)

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