Atriplex wrightii

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Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Chenopodiaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Chenopodioideae
Tribus: Chenopodieae (incl. Atripliceae)
Genus: Atriplex
Species: Atriplex wrightii


Atriplex wrightii S.Watson, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 9: 113. (1874)

  • Type: United States. Arizona, Cochisa Co. near site A Benson, low damp soil near the San Pedro. C. Wright 1743. Lectotype: A, Isolectotypes: A, MO, PH.


  • Homotypic
    • Obione wrightii (S.Watson) Ulbr., Nat. Pflanzenfam., ed. 2 [Engler & Prantl] 16c: 507. (1934)
  • Heterotypic (ref. Hassler 2018)
    • Atriplex radiata (Torr.) J.M.Coult., Contrib. U.S. Nat. Herb. 2: 368. (1894)
      • Type locality: Western Texas.
    • Obione elegans Moq. var. radiata Torr. Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound., Bot. [Emory] 183. (1858), p.p.
      • Type locality: Chihuahua, Rio Sta. Murin. August. Thurber. Western Texas, no. 571 and 1743.


Native distribution areas:
  • Northern America
    • Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Arizona
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico, Texas
    • Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast (Chihuahua), Mexico Northwest (Sonora)

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


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Welsh, S.L.
  • eFloras 2008. Atriplex wrightii in Flora of North America . Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Wright's Saltbush, Wright’s orach