Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05303 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
AmaranthaceaeAmaranthaceaeAmaranthaceae  
Species Amaranthus blitoides S. Watson
Common name   mat pigweed
Collector(s)
K.T. Harper   2001-170  
Coll. Date 24 July 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Idaho
Cassia County
Locality Harper burial plot at Oakley.
    
Habitat Notes Weed on burial site. 
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Amaranthus blitoides S. Wats.

     Amaranthus graecizans auct. non L.

Common Name(s): mat amaranth, prostrate amaranth, prostrate pigweed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=20723, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Caryophyllidae
                            Order: Caryophyllales
                                Family: Amaranthaceae
                                    Genus: Amaranthus
                                        Species: Amaranthus blitoides
                                                                                            

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05303s2.jpg

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Links

Taxon Links for species Amaranthus blitoides  S. Watson

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Amaranthus+blitoides

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