Alternanthera pungens

Family:Amaranthaceae
Species:Alternanthera pungens Kunth
Common Name:khakiweed
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Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Perennial
Category:Vascular
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Status:Not Native, SE (State Rank), GNR (Global Rank)
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Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Caryophyllidae
Order Caryophyllales
FamilyAmaranthaceae
Genus Alternanthera
Species Alternanthera pungens Kunth - khakiweed

Citation

Citation Alternanthera pungens Kunth in A. von Humboldt et al., Nov. Gen. Sp. 2: 206. 1818.
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Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Achyranthes leiantha Achyranthes leiantha (Seubert) Standley   
Achyranthes repens Achyranthes repens L.   
Alternanthera achyrantha Alternanthera achyrantha (Linnaeus) R. Br. ex Sweet   
Alternanthera repens Alternanthera repens (Linnaeus) Link, non J.F. Gmel.Achyranthes repens L.