Chenopodium fremontii

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Chenopodium fremontii

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: Chenopodiaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Chenopodioideae
Tribus: Chenopodieae
Genus: Chenopodium
Species: Chenopodium fremontii
Varietates: C. f. var. fremontii – C. f. var. pringlei

Name edit

Chenopodium fremontii S.Watson, Botany [Fortieth Parallel] 287. (1871), as "Fremonti"

Synonyms edit

  • Homotypic
    • Botrys fremontii (S.Watson) Lunell, Amer. Midl. Naturalist 4: 305. (1916)
  • Heterotypic
    • Chenopodium deltaphyllum Osterh., Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 57: 559. (1931)
      • Type: Larimer Co.: Estes Park, 4 Sept. 1930, G.E. Osterhout 7308. RM0002238. = forma farinosum Aellen fide Wahl annotations at RM. Type specimen from Colorado.

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Western Canada
      • Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan
    • Northwestern U.S.A.
      • Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, Wyoming
    • North-Central U.S.A.
      • Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota
    • Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Arizona, California, Nevada, Utah
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico, Texas (w.)
    • Mexico
      • Mexico Central (Mexico State, Tlaxcala)
      • Mexico Northeast (Aguascalientes, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Nuevo Leon, Queretaro, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas)
      • Mexico Gulf (Veracruz)
      • Mexico Northwest (Baja California Norte, Baja California Sur, Sonora)
      • Mexico Southwest (Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacan)

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

References edit

Primary references edit

Additional references edit

  • Clemants, S.E. & Mosyakin, S.L.
  • eFloras 2008. Chenopodium fremontii in Flora of North America . Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
  • Catalog of the Colorado Flora: a Biodiversity Baseline - Vascular Plants: Weber and Wittmann, electronic version 11-Mar-00. (p.103. for Chenopodium deltaphyllum)

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Vernacular names edit

English: Frémont's Goosefoot
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