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Taxon: Amaranthus fimbriatus (Torr.) Benth. ex S. Watson

Genus: Amaranthus
Family: Amaranthaceae.
Nomen number: 317381
Place of publication: S. Watson et al., Bot. California 2:42. 1880
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name verified on: 28-May-1992 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 14-Sep-2011
Species priority site is: North Central Regional PI Station (NC7).
Accessions: 7 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:

  • fringed amaranth   (Source: F NAmer ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

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

References:

  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  • Welsh, S. L. et al. 1987. A Utah flora. Great Basin Naturalist Mem. 9.
  • Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Amaranthus fimbriatus (Torr.) Benth. ex S. Watson:


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?317381 (22 December 2014)

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