Amaranthaceae Juss.

First published in Gen. Pl. [Jussieu] 87. 1789 [4 Aug 1789] (1789)nom. cons.
This family is accepted

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

  • Chenopodiaceae Vent. in Tabl. Regn. Vég. 2: 253. 1799 [5 May 1799] (as "Chenopodae") (1799)nom. cons.

Accepted Genera

Classification

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PAFTOL

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • APG IV (2016) http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12385

The Kew Tropical Plant Families Identification Handbook

  • Agudelo-H., C. A. (2008). Amaranthaceae. Flora de Colombia 23. Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá D.C.
  • Backer, C. A. (1949). Amaranthaceae. Flora Malesiana, Ser. I, 4: 69–98. National Herbarium of the Netherlands, Leiden.
  • Sauer, J. D. (1967). The grain amaranths and their relatives: a revised taxonomic and geographic survey. Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 54: 103–137.
  • Townsend, C. (1985). Amaranthaceae. In: R. M. Polhill (ed.), Flora of Tropical East Africa. A. A. Balkema, Rotterdam.
  • Townsend, C. C. (1993). Amaranthaceae. In: K. Kubitzki (ed.), The Families and Genera of Flowering Plants 2: 70–91. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

The Kew Temperate Plant Families Identification Handbook

  • Bao Bojian, Clemants, S. E. & Borsch, T. (2003). Amaranthaceae. In: Z. Y. Wu, P. H. Raven, & D. Y. Hong (eds), Flora of China 5: 415–429. Science Press, Beijing & Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
  • Crawford, F. (2015a). Amaranthaceae. In: T. Utteridge & G. Bramley (eds), The Kew Tropical Plant Families Identification Handbook. 2nd edition. pp. 156–157. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Kühn, U., Bittrich, V., Carolin, R., Freitag, H., Hedge, I. C., Uotila, P. & Wilson, P. G. (1993). Chenopodiaceae. In: K. Kubitzki, J. G. Rohwer & V. Bittrich (eds), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants, II: 253–280. Springer Verlag, Berlin & Heidelberg.
  • Townsend, C. C. (1993). Amaranthaceae. In: K. Kubitzki, J. G. Rohwer & V. Bittrich (eds), The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants, II: 70–91. Springer Verlag, Berlin & Heidelberg.
  • Zhu Gelin, Mosyakin, S. L. & Clemants, S. E. (2003). Chenopodiaceae. In: Z. Y. Wu, P. H. Raven & D. Y. Hong (eds), Flora of China 5: 351–414. Science Press, Beijing; Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 2008 Zapfack, L. [899] Cameroon K000436317 No
Mar 1, 2000 Etuge, M. [3505] Cameroon K000337707 Yes
Ekema, S.N. [755] Cameroon K001383832 Yes
Tschá, M.T. [386] Brazil K001209375 Yes
Coradin, L. [6649] Brazil K001209382 Yes
Sano, P.T. [s.n.] Brazil K001209376 Yes
Neri, J.; Saavedra, M.M.; Meirelles, J.E.; Fraga, C.N. [26] Brazil K001209373 Yes
Coradin, L. [6258] Brazil K001209380 Yes
Gomes, A.P.S. [127] Brazil K001209378 Yes
Coradin, L. [6229] Brazil K001209381 Yes
Blinkworth, R. [Cat. no. 9146] India K001132271 Unknown Type Material Yes
Giulietti, A.M. [2296] Brazil K001209379 Yes
Sano, P.T. [s.n.] Brazil K001209383 Yes
Sano, P.T. [s.n.] Brazil K001209377 Yes
Lucas, E.J.; Mazine, F.F.; Brummit, N.A.; Caliari, C.P.; Flores, T.B.; Jennings, L.V.S.; Souza, R.P.M.; Souza, V.C.; Lima, M.T.G. [305] Brazil K000812953 No
Giulietti, A.M. [s.n.] Brazil K001209384 Yes
Morawetz, W. [s.n.] Brazil K001209385 Yes
Prance, G.T. [1746] Brazil K001209374 Yes
von Raab-Straube, E.; Lazkov, G.A.; Sennikov, A.N.; Szukala, A. [7465] Kyrgyzstan Chenopodiaceae K001611965 No
von Raab-Straube, E.; Lazkov, G.A.; Sennikov, A.N.; Seregin, A.P.; Szukala, A. [7712] Kyrgyzstan Chenopodiaceae K001611952 No

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    • The Kew Temperate Plant Families Identification Handbook
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