Taxon profile


chaff flower
Achyranthes L.

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Achyranthes arborescens R. Br.
species Achyranthes aspera L. - Chaff-flower

Achyranthes aspera

species Achyranthes atollensis St. John - Hawai'i Chaff Flower
species Achyranthes bidentata Blume
species Achyranthes canescens R. Br.
species Achyranthes japonica (Miq.) Nakai - Japanese Chaff Flower
species Achyranthes margaretarum de Lange
species Achyranthes mutica Gray - Blunt Chaff Flower
species Achyranthes splendens Mart. ex Moq. - Maui Chaff Flower

Achyranthes splendens

species Achyranthes talbotii Hutch. & Dalziel

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1354580]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Achyranthes 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 Achyranthes L.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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