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Linnaean Name: Amaranthus spinosus Linnaeus
Reference: Species Plantarum 2 : 991 (1753)
Provenance: "Habitat in Indiis."
Type: Lectotype : Herb. Linn. No. 1117.27 (LINN)
Designated by: Fawcett & Rendle in Fl. Jamaica 3 : 130 (1914)
Current Name: Amaranthus spinosus L.
Current Family: Amaranthaceae
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Record last updated: 24/05/2006