Taxon  Report   1962 
Chenopodium album  L.
Lambs Quarters,  lamb's quarters, white goosefoot
Chenopodium album , a dicot, is an annual herb that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.
 

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Chenopodium album
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Chenopodium album
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Chenopodium album
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Communities: weed, characteristic of disturbed places, wetland-riparian
Habitat: disturbed, disturbed [Walker]
Wetlands:Equally likely to occur in wetlands or non wetlands [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Chenopodium
Subspecies and Varieties:
Chenopodium album var. album
Chenopodium album var. stevensii
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Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
 
 Information about  Chenopodium album  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (CHAL7)

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website references on Google

UC Integrated Pest Management Weed Photo Gallery
(profile of this plant as an agricultural weed)

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Oct 24, 2014).

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