Amaranthus crassipes

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Amaranthus crassipes


Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Amaranthaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Amaranthoideae
Genus: Amaranthus
Species: Amaranthus crassipes
Subspecies: A. c. subsp. crassipes – A. c. subsp. warnockii


Amaranthus crassipes Schltdl., Linnaea 6: 757. (1831)

  • Type: Virgin Islands: Ad rivulus insulae St. Thomae. 1826 - 1828, Ehrenberg, C.A. #s.n. [1826]. Holotype: HAL0076208.


  • Homotypic
    • Euxolus crassipes (Schltdl.) Hieron., Bol. Acad. Nac. Cordova 4: 13. (1881)
    • Scleropus crassipes (Schltdl.) Moq., Prodr. [A. P. de Candolle] 13(2): 271. (1849)
  • Heterotypic
    • Scleropus amaranthoides Schrad., Ind. Sem. Hort. Gotting. (1835). Cf. Linnaea, 11: Litt. 89. (1837)


Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Arizona
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico, Texas
    • Southeastern U.S.A.
      • Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, South Carolina
    • Mexico
      • Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest
  • Southern America
    • Caribbean
      • Aruba, Bahamas, Cayman Is., Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Jamaica, Leeward Is., Netherlands Antilles, Puerto Rico, Turks-Caicos Is., Windward Is.
    • Northern South America
      • Venezuela
    • Western South America
      • Colombia

Introduced elsewhere

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


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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Spreading Amaranth
日本語: サジビユ
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