1. Family: Amaranthaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Alternanthera Forssk.
      1. Alternanthera echinocephala (Hook.f.) Christoph.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Galápagos.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Galápagos

    Alternanthera echinocephala (Hook.f.) Christoph. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 1, 1976 Menzies [s.n.], Galápagos K000583004 isotype
    May 1, 1976 Darwin, C. [s.n.], Galápagos K000583003 Unknown type material
    Feb 1, 1976 Darwin, C. [s.n.], Galápagos K000583015 Unknown type material
    Feb 1, 1976 Andersson [73], Galápagos K000583016

    First published in Nyt Mag. Naturvidensk. 70: 73 (1932)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 529. MIM, Deurne.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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