Amaranthus polygonoides subsp. polygonoides

This subspecies is accepted
The native range of this subspecies is SE. U.S.A. to E. Texas, Caribbean. It is an annual and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Aruba, Bahamas, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Florida, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Netherlands Antilles, Puerto Rico, South Carolina, Texas, Windward Is.

Introduced into:

Assam, Belgium, China North-Central, China Southeast, Finland, Germany, India, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, Trinidad-Tobago

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots'. Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
  • Barooah, C. & Ahmed, I. (2014). Plant diversity of Assam. A checklist of Angiosperms and Gymnosperms: 1-599. Assam science technology and environment council, India.
  • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2003). Flora of North America North of Mexico 4: 1-559. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
  • Iamonico, D. (2011). On the presence of Amaranthus polygonoides L> (Amaranthaceae) in Europe. Phyton; Annales Rei Botanica 50: 205-219.
  • Liu, B. (2020-2021). Personal communication on the Flora of China. 1 Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China.

Other Data

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Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0