Tetragonia expansa Murray

First published in Commentat. Soc. Regiae Sci. Gott. 6: 13 (1783), nom. superfl.
This species is a synonym of Tetragonia tetragonoides

POWO follows these authorities in synonymising this name:

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192. [Cited as Tetragonia tetragonoides.]
  • Launert, E. (ed.) (1978). Flora Zambesiaca 4: 1-658. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Tetragonia tetragonoides.]
  • Orchard, A.E. (ed.) (1994). Oceanic Islands 1. Flora of Australia 49: 1-681. Australian Government Publishing Service, Canberra. [Cited as Tetragonia tetragonoides.]
  • Tutin, T.G. & al. (eds.) (1993). Flora Europaea ed. 2, 1: 1-581. Cambridge University Press. [Cited as Tetragonia tetragonioides.]
  • Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (ed.) (1948-1954). Flora Malesiana 4: 1-631. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta. [Cited as Tetragonia tetragonoides.]
  • Zizka, G. (1991). Flowering plants of Easter island. Palmarum Hortus Francofurtensis 3: 1-108. [Cited as Tetragonia tetragonoides.]

Other Data

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