Celosia spicata

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Celosia spicata


Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Amaranthaceae
Subfamilia: Amaranthoideae
Genus: Celosia
Species: Celosia spicata
Variety: C. s. var. holostachya


Celosia spicata (Thou.) Spreng.,


  • Celosia baronii Cavaco
  • Deeringia spicata (Thou.) Schinz
  • Lagrezia spicata (Thou.) Schinz
  • Lestibudesia spicata Thou.

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:

  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Western Indian Ocxean
      • Madagascar

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



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