Taxon profile


Amaranthaceae Juss.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales

Scientific synonyms

Achyranthaceae Rafinesque
Blitaceae T. Post & Kuntze
Deeringiaceae J. Agardh
Polycnemaceae Menge

Included taxa

Number of records: 16

subfamily Amaranthoideae
subfamily Betoideae Ulbr.
subfamily Camphorosmoideae
subfamily Chenopodioideae Vent.
subfamily Corispermoideae
subfamily Gomphrenoideae
subfamily Polycnemoideae
subfamily Salicornioideae
subfamily Salsoloideae
subfamily Suaedoideae

Unplaced taxa

genus Allmania R. Br. ex Wight
genus Arthraerua (Kuntze) Schinz
genus Pfaffia Mart. - pfaffia
genus Philoxerus R. Br. - philoxerus
genus Siamosia K. Larsen & Pedersen
genus Telanthera R. Br.

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