Taxon profile


Gomphrena L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Amaranthaceae »  subfamily Gomphrenoideae

Other names

= globe amaranth

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Gomphrena caespitosa Torr. - Tufted Globe Amaranth
species Gomphrena celosioides C. Martius - Gomphrena Weed

Gomphrena celosioides

species Gomphrena globosa L. - Common Globe Amaranth

Gomphrena globosa

species Gomphrena haageana Klotzsch - Rio Grande Globe Amaranth

Gomphrena haageana

species Gomphrena martiana Gill. ex Moq. - Globe Amaranth
species Gomphrena nealleyi Coult. & Fisher - Nealley's Globe Amaranth
species Gomphrena nitida Rothrock - Pearly Globe Amaranth
species Gomphrena pringlei J. M. Coult. & Fisher
species Gomphrena serrata L. - Arrasa Con Todo

Gomphrena serrata

species Gomphrena sonorae Torr. - Sonoran Globe Amaranth

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1094199]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Gomphrena Linnaeus, 1753]
Data retrieved on: 8 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Gomphrena L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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