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Taxon: Atriplex watsonii A. Nelson

Genus: Atriplex
Family: Chenopodiaceae subfamily: Chenopodioideae tribe: Chenopodieae. Also placed in: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 404514
Place of publication: Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 17:99. 1904; Abrams, Fl. Los Angeles 128. 1904
Name verified on: 14-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 02-Feb-2010
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • Watson's orach   (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.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck. 1959. A California flora.
  • Welsh, S. L. & C. Crompton. 1995. Names and types in perennial Atriplex Linnaeus (Chenopodiaceae) in North America selectively exclusive of Mexico. Great Basin Naturalist 55:330.
  • Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
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Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google 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?404514 (02 September 2014)

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