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Linnaean Name: Amaranthus albus Linnaeus
Reference: Systema Naturae, ed. 10, 2 : 1268 (1759)
Provenance: "Habitat [in Philadelphiae maritimis.] Sp. Pl., ed. 2, 2: 1404 (1763)"
Type: Lectotype : Herb. Linn. No. 1117.1 (LINN)
Designated by: Raus in Strid & Kit Tan (ed.), Fl. Hellenica 1 : 143 (1997)
Current Name: Amaranthus albus L.
Current Family: Amaranthaceae
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Record last updated: 24/05/2006