Alternanthera flava

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Amaranthaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Gomphrenoideae
Genus: Alternanthera
Species: Alternanthera flava

Name edit

Alternanthera flava (L.) Mears, Taxon 29(1): 88. (1980)

Synonyms edit

  • Basionym
    • Gomphrena flava L., Sp. Pl. 1: 224. (1753)
      • Type: "hort. Cliff 87. Habitat in Vera Cruce"
      • Lectotype: [Cultivated material from the garden of George Clifford III: Hartekamp Garden, Holland]. G. Clifford #s.n. Lectotype: BM BM000558214. Isotype: 1730, W, Houston #s.n. BM000993097.
  • Heterotypic (ref. Govaerts 2019, accepted as Alternanthera gracilis by Hassler 2019)
    • Achyranthes gracilis (M.Martens & Galeotti) Standl., J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 5: 74. (1915)
    • Alternanthera gracilis (M.Martens & Galeotti) Loes., Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 16: 202. (1919)
    • Gomphrena gracilis M.Martens & Galeotti, in Bull. Acad. Brux. 10: 349. (1843)
    • Telanthera gracilis (M.Martens & Galeotti) Moq., Prodr. [A. P. de Candolle] 13(2): 375. (1849)

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Mexico
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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