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Taxon: Atriplex suberecta I. Verd.

Genus: Atriplex
Family: Chenopodiaceae subfamily: Chenopodioideae tribe: Chenopodieae. Also placed in: Amaranthaceae
Nomen number: 6045
Place of publication: Bothalia 6:418. 1954
Name verified on: 21-Jun-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 25-Mar-2003
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:

  • Australian orache   (Source: BSBI ) – English
  • lagoon saltbush   (Source: Aust Pl Common Names ) – English
  • sprawling saltbush   (Source: F NAmer ) – English

Distributional range:

    Australia: Australia - New South Wales, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia [s. & c.]

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
    Macaronesia: Spain - Canary Islands
    East Tropical Africa: Kenya
    South Tropical Africa: Zimbabwe
    Southern Africa: Namibia; South Africa [s.]
    Western Asia: Egypt - Sinai; Israel; Jordan
    Southwestern Europe: Spain
    Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - California, Utah
    North-Central Pacific: United States - Hawaii
    Western South America: Bolivia
    Southern South America: Argentina; Chile



Check other web resources for Atriplex suberecta I. Verd.:

Check other web resources for images:

  • 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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: (25 November 2015)

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