Taxon  Report   275 
Amaranthus caudatus  L.
quilete
Amaranthus caudatus, 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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Amaranthus caudatus
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Amaranthus caudatus
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Amaranthus caudatus
© 2005 Louis-M. Landry
Toxicity: MAJOR   [California Poison Control System 2010]    
Family: AMARANTHACEAE  
Genus: Amaranthus
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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PLANTS: Amaranthus edulis
 Information about  Amaranthus caudatus  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (AMCA3)

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International Plants Names Index

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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]. 2015. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jun 30, 2015).

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