Atriplex obovata

Atriplex obovata

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Chenopodiaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Chenopodioideae
Tribus: Chenopodieae (incl. Atripliceae)
Genus: Atriplex
Species: Atriplex obovata

NameEdit

Atriplex obovata Moq., Chenop. Monogr. Enum. 61. (1840)

  • Type: Mexico, Berlandier 1346; Dec 1827. Holotype: P; Isotypes: G.

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Obione obovata (Moq.) Ulbr., Nat. Pflanzenfam., ed. 2 [Engler & Prantl] 16c: 508. (1934)
  • Heterotypic
    • Atriplex greggii S.Watson, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 9: 118. (1874)
    • Atriplex jonesii Standl., N. Amer. Fl. 21(1): 65. (1916), nom. nov.
      • Type: Winslow, Arizona. Sept. 1884, Jones 4109.
    • Atriplex sabulosa M.E. Jones, Contr. W. Bot. 11: 21. (1903), nom. illeg. (later homonym of Atriplex sabulosa Rouy 1890), replaced by Atriplex jonesii
    • Atriplex obovata var. tuberata J.F. Macbr., Contr. Gray Herb. 53: 11. (1918)
      • Type: USA (Texas), Fornillo Creek, Aug. 1883, Havard 103. Holotype: GH.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Northwestern U.S.A.
      • Colorado
    • Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Arizona, Utah
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico, Texas
    • Mexico
      • Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas

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

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Welsh, S.L.
  • eFloras 2008. Atriplex obovata in Flora of North America . Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

LinksEdit

Vernacular namesEdit

English: mound saltbush, New Mexico saltbush, broadscale
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