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Taxon: Amaranthus arenicola I. M. Johnst.

Genus: Amaranthus subgenus: Acnida
Family: Amaranthaceae.
Nomen number: 409488
Place of publication: J. Arnold Arbor. 29:193. 1948
Name verified on: 10-Oct-1997 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 29-Oct-2007
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:

  • sand amaranth   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • sandhills amaranth   (Source: F Tex ) – English
  • sandhills pigweed   (Source: F GPlains ) – English

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

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

References:

  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • FNA Editorial Committee. 1993–. Flora of North America.
  • Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California.
  • Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1977. Atlas of the Flora of the Great Plains.
  • McGregor, R. L. et al. (The Great Plains Flora Association). 1986. Flora of the Great Plains.
  • Sauer, J. D. 1955. Revision of the dioecious amaranths. Madroño 13:39.
  • Sauer, J. D. 1972. The dioecious amaranths: a new species name and major range extensions. Madroño 21:429.
  • Steyermark, J. A. 1977. Flora of Missouri. [= A. torreyi (A. Gray) Benth.].
  • Voss, E. 1972–. Michigan flora.
More:

Check other web resources for Amaranthus arenicola I. M. Johnst.:


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?409488 (26 November 2014)

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