Salicornia utahensis

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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: Salicornioideae
Tribus: Salicornieae
Genus: Salicornia
Species: Salicornia utahensis


Salicornia utahensis Tidestr., Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 26: 13. (1913)

  • Type. USA (Utah), collected near the shore of the Great Salt Lake. Kearney & Shantz 3249. Holotype: US.


  • Homotypic
    • Salicornia pacifica var. utahensis (Tidestr.) Munz, Man. S. Calif. Bot. [Munz] 142. (1935)
    • Sarcocornia utahensis (Tidestr.) A.J.Scott, Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 75: 369. (1978)

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Northern America
    • Southwestern U.S.A.
      • Utah
    • South-Central U.S.A.
      • New Mexico, Texas
    • Mexico
      • Sonora, Coahuila

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


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]


  • The Plant List 2013. Salicornia utahensis in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2016 Jul. 12.
  • 2018. Salicornia utahensis. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2018 May 22.

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Utah swampfire