Alternanthera olivacea

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 olivacea

Name edit

Alternanthera olivacea (Urb.) Urb., Symb. Antill. (Urban). 5(2): 340. (1907)

Synonyms edit

  • Basionym
    • Telanthera olivacea Urb., Symb. Antill. (Urban). 1(2): 302. (1899)
      • Type locality: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines:
      • Type: Near Brighton (southern end of the Island). Smith, H.H. & Smith, G.W. #1595. Isotype: K K000582974.
      • Syntype: Mustique Island. Smith, G.W. #G14. K000582976
  • Homotypic
    • Achyranthes olivacea (Urb.) Standl., J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 5: 74. (1915)
  • Heterotypic (ref. Govaerts 2019, Hassler 2019)
    • Alternanthera arnoldiana Stoffers, Acta Bot. Neerl. 12: 73. (1963)

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Southern America
    • Caribbean
      • Netherlands Antilles, Trinidad-Tobago, Windward Is.
    • Northern South America
      • Venezuela

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

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