Chenopodium album

Family:Chenopodiaceae
Species:Chenopodium album L.
Common Name:lambs-quarters
Habitat:Very common weedy species of cultivated ground, disturbed ground, waste places including urban settings, roadsides, and various habitats with exposed soils. Occurs sporadically in natural areas in recently disturbed soils, fine talus slopes, and rocky summits.
Associated Ecological Communities:**
Growth Habit:Forb/herb
Duration:Annual
Category:Vascular
Plant Notes:**
Taxonomic Notes:**
Status:Not Native, SE (State Rank), G5TNR (Global Rank)
References:**

** Not applicable or data not available.

Classification

Division Magnoliophyta - Flowering Plants
Class Magnoliopsida
Sub Class Caryophyllidae
Order Caryophyllales
FamilyChenopodiaceae
Genus Chenopodium
Species Chenopodium album L. - lambs-quarters

Citation

Citation Chenopodium album Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 219. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: Without data (lectotype: LINN 313.8). Lectotypified by Brenan, in Turrill & Milne-Redhead, Fl. Trop. E. Afr., Chenopod. 6. 1954.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Source

CountyYearHerbariaNotesSubmission Info
Albany1951 NYS    
Albany1955 NYS    
Albany  NYS    
Albany  NYFA_1990    
Albany1936 NYS    
Albany1931 NYS    
Albany1956 NYS    
Albany1949 NYS    
Bronx1976 BKL
BKL00049079
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx  NYFA_1990    
Bronx1994 BKL
BKL00049106
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1946 NYS    
Bronx1891 NYS    
Bronx1893 NYS    
Bronx1994 BKL
BKL00049107
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1935 BKL
BKL00049080
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1962 BKL
BKL00049060
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1904 BKL
BKL00049098
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Bronx1930 BKL
BKL00049100
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Cattaraugus1957 NYS    
Cattaraugus  NYFA_1990    
Cattaraugus1926 NYS    
Cayuga2005 STERL    
Cayuga1991 NYS    
Chautauqua1993 NYS    
Chautauqua1995 NYS    
Chautauqua1992 NYS    
Chemung1941 NYS    
Chemung  NYFA_1990    
Chenango1968 NYS    
Clinton  NYFA_1990    
Clinton1949 NYS    
Delaware1954 NYS    
Delaware1958 NYS    
Delaware1952 NYS    
Delaware  NYFA_1990    
Delaware1978 NYS    
Delaware1986 NYS    
Delaware1955 NYS    
Delaware1971 NYS    
Dutchess1868 NYS    
Dutchess1870 NYS    
Dutchess  NYS    
Dutchess  NYFA_1990    
Dutchess1973 BKL
BKL00049091
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Dutchess1995 BKL
BKL00007015
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Erie  NYFA_1990    
Erie1924 NYS    
Essex  NYFA_1990    
Essex1946 NYS    
Essex1924 NYS    
Franklin  NYFA_1990    
Fulton2007 NYS
364
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Fulton2007 FMCC
364
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  12/22/2009 - Donna Vogler
Greene1948 NYS    
Hamilton1997 NYS    
Jefferson1992 NYS    
Jefferson1949 NYS    
Jefferson1921 NYS    
Jefferson1893 NYS    
Kings1979 BKL
BKL00049076
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL
BKL00086477
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1890 BKL
BKL00049114
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL
BKL00086483
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1933 BKL
BKL00049094
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings  BKL
BKL00049089
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1986 BKL
BKL00049059
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1992 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1969 NYS    
Kings1992 NYS    
Kings1992 BKL
BKL00098812
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1910 BKL
BKL00049087
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1989 BKL
BKL00049078
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1996 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1889 BKL
BKL00049064
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL
BKL00086476
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1989 BKL
BKL00049077
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1934 BKL
BKL00049095
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1883 BKL
BKL00049115
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1988 BKL
BKL00049075
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Kings1993 BKL
BKL00086489
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Lewis1922 NYS    
Lewis  NYFA_1990    
Livingston  NYFA_1990    
Livingston1967 NYS    
Livingston1975 NYS    
Madison  NYFA_1990    
Monroe  NYFA_1990    
Monroe1922 NYS    
Nassau1916 NYS    
Nassau1990 OBPF
Log_num: 10644
   
Nassau1923 NYS    
Nassau1979 OBPF
Log_num: CJ113
   
Nassau1974 OBPF
Log_num: 9190
   
Nassau1902 BKL
BKL00049086
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1896 BKL
BKL00049119
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1885 BKL
BKL00049085
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1895 BKL
BKL00049117
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1898 BKL
BKL00049120
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1918 BKL
BKL00049103
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau1891 BKL
BKL00049118
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Nassau2007 BKL
BKL00088442
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York2007 BKL
BKL00087104
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1893 BKL
BKL00102212
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1988 BKL
BKL00049081
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1965 BKL
BKL00049104
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York2003 BKL
BKL00066360
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
New York1996 BKL
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Niagara  NYFA_1990    
Niagara1954 BUPL    
Oneida  NYFA_1990    
Oneida1940 NYS    
Onondaga  NYFA_1990    
Onondaga1949 NYS    
Onondaga1923 NYS    
Onondaga1946 NYS    
Onondaga1942 NYS    
Onondaga1948 NYS    
Ontario  NYFA_1990    
Ontario1924 NYS    
Orange1990 NYS    
Orange1992 BKL
BKL00049062
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Orange1997 BKL
BKL00005071
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Oswego1970 RCFS
accession # 10385
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswegono date RCFS
accession # 10426
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego2009 RCFS
accession # 13311
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  11/17/2009 - RCFS (Andy Nelson)
Oswego  NYFA_1990    
Oswego1881 NYS    
Otsego2005 SUCO Town of Exeter  
Otsego  NYFA_1990    
Putnam1954 NYS    
Putnam  NYFA_1990    
Queens  NYFA_1990    
Queens1988 BKL
BKL00049073
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL
BKL00049071
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1909 BKL
BKL00049111
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1869 BKL
BKL00049063
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL
BKL00049074
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1885 BKL
BKL00049082
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1991 BKL
BKL00102213
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1885 BKL
BKL00049083
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1988 BKL
BKL00049072
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1885 BKL
BKL00049084
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens2005 BKL
BKL00051785
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Queens1889 BKL
BKL00049121
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rensselaer  NYFA_1990    
Rensselaer1973 NYS    
Rensselaer1999 NYS    
Rensselaer  NYS    
Rensselaer1997 NYS    
Rensselaer1933 NYS    
Richmond1989 BKL
BKL00049090
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Rockland1990 NYS    
Schuyler1950 NYS    
St. Lawrence1999 NYS    
St. Lawrence1914 BKL
BKL00049097
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Steuben  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk1931 NYS    
Suffolk1990 NYS    
Suffolk1931 BKL
BKL00049069
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 NYS    
Suffolk1996 BKL
BKL00016165
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1960 BKL
BKL00080368
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1912 BKL
BKL00049088
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1914 BKL
BKL00049113
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk2011 BKL
BKL00102533
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1931 BKL
BKL00049067
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00049093
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00049110
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1935 BKL
BKL00049066
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1872 BKL
BKL00049116
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1999 BKL
BKL00049096
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1929 BKL
BKL00049068
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1994 BKL
BKL00049065
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1962 BKL
BKL00080369
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1972 NYS    
Suffolk1996 QUE    
Suffolk1973 OBPF
Log_num: 9499
   
Suffolk  NYFA_1990    
Suffolk1998 OBPF
Log_num: GHP192
   
Suffolk1951 NYS    
Suffolk1996 BKL
BKL00049092
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1921 BKL
BKL00049061
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1976 BKL
BKL00049112
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Suffolk1990 BKL
BKL00049105
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Tompkins  NYFA_1990    
Tompkins1899 BKL
BKL00049099
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1989 BKL
BKL00049109
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster2008 BKL
BKL00091751
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Ulster1957 NYS    
Ulster  NYFA_1990    
Ulster2002 NYS    
Ulster1954 NYS    
Ulster1937 NYS    
Ulster1989 BKL
BKL00049108
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Washington1932 NYS    
Washington1944 NYS    
Washington  NYFA_1990    
Westchester  NYFA_1990    
Westchester1897 NYS    
Westchester1896 BKL
BKL00049102
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Westchester1896 BKL
BKL00049101
Herbarium Name Used: Chenopodium album
  2/8/2012 - BKL (Steve Glenn)
Yates1954 NYS    
Yates  NYFA_1990    

Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymTypeNotes
Chenopodium album var. lanceolatum Chenopodium album Linnaeus var. lanceolatum (Muhl. ex Willd.) Coss. & Germ.   
Chenopodium album var. missouriense     
Chenopodium album var. polymorphum Chenopodium album Linnaeus var. polymorphum Aellen   
Chenopodium amaranticolor Chenopodium amaranticolor Coste & Reyn.   
Chenopodium giganteum Chenopodium giganteum D. Don   
Chenopodium lanceolatum Chenopodium lanceolatum Muhl. ex Willd.   
Chenopodium missouriense Chenopodium missouriense Aellen, Bot. Not. 1928: 206. 1928.   This is the native form of Chenopodium album.
Chenopodium suecicum Chenopodium suecicum J. Murr.