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Collection Details

Species: Amaranthus microphyllus Shinners

Amaranthaceae Amaranthus microphyllus Shinners
U. T. Waterfall 6620

Collection Date: 20 August 1946
Determined By: Lloyd H. Shinners
Determination Date: 10 March 1964
Institution: unknown


Country: United States of America

Region: Texas

Subregion: El Paso County

Locality Description: Hueco Tanks, Hueco Mountains


Habitat Description: Silty soil, dried bottom and edges of pond.

Botanical Data

Plant Notes: Type citation: Sida 1:248. 1964; formerly Amaranthus lilitoides Wars. (U. T. Waterfall, 1946); also Amaranthus californicus (Moq.) S. Wats. (F. R. Fosburg; A. T. Hungiker, 1966); A. californicus (Moq.) Wats. (R. Dorn, Dec. 1987)

Other Data

Project: BRIT Type Specimens