Chenopodium atrovirens

Chenopodium atrovirens, herbarium sheet

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
Genus: Chenopodium
Species: Chenopodium atrovirens

NameEdit

Chenopodium atrovirens Rydb., Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 1: 131. (1900)

  • Type: USA: Montana, foothills of Electric Peak, 18 Aug. 1897, Rydberg & Bessey 3948.

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Chenopodium fremontii var. atrovirens (Rydb.) Fosberg, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 26: 691. (1941)
  • Heterotypic (ref. Hassler 2018)
    • Chenopodium wolfii Rydb., Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 30(4): 248. (1903), nom. illeg. (later homonym of Chenopodium wolfii Simonk. 1879)
      • Type: (USA, Lake County): Twin Lakes, 1873-8-, John Wolf 253. (chosen by Aellen, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 1929 26: 139).
    • Chenopodium aridum A.Nelson, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 31(5): 240. (1904), nom. nov., replaces C. wolfii Rydb.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Western Canada
      • Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan
    • Northwestern U.S.A.
      • Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Wyoming
    • Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico

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

ReferencesEdit

Primary referencesEdit

Additional referencesEdit

  • Clemants, S.E. & Mosyakin, S.L.
  • eFloras 2008. Chenopodium atrovirens in Flora of North America . Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.

LinksEdit

Vernacular namesEdit

English: pinyon goosefoot, dark goosefoot
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