Taxon  Report   977 
Atriplex elegans  (Moq.) D. Dietr.
wheelscale
Atriplex elegans, a dicot, is an annual herb that is native to California.
 

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Atriplex elegans
© 2011 Neal Kramer
Atriplex elegans
© 2004 James M. Andre
Wetlands:Occurs in wetlands in another region, but occurs almost always under natural conditions in non wetlands in California [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.]
Family: CHENOPODIACEAE  
Genus: Atriplex
Subspecies and Varieties:
Atriplex elegans var. elegans
Atriplex elegans var. fasciculata
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
Other Names:
(according to)

TJM2: Obione elegans
TJM2: Obione radiata
 Information about  Atriplex elegans  from other sources:
USDA PLANTS Profile (ATEL)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

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website references on Google

Jepson eFlora (TJM2)

Records from the Consortium of California Herbaria

Original Publication citation. on the 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]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Jul 23, 2014).

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