Amaranthus lividus AMARANTHACEAE

Sample information

Sample ID77-1-10
Specieslividus
GenusAmaranthus
FamilyAMARANTHACEAE
Common namepurple amaranth slender amaranth
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Morphology

Pollen / Sporepollen
Morphologic typepantoporate
Surface patternreticulate
Equatorial sizemin 17.4, mean 20.9, max 20.9
Polar sizemin 14.2, mean 19.6, max 20.2
Equatorial shapesuboblate
Polar shapecircular
Grain arrangementdicot
Aperture countM
Pore surface shapecircular
Wall evennesseven
Columella visible?True
Dispersal formmonad

Ecology and Geography

Plant typeangiosperm
Floristic region(s)Australia (east coast)
Vegetation communitiesdisturbed/anthropogenic
Ecology notesSynonym: Amaranthus lividus L. Whistler, W. A. 1988. Checklist of the weed flora of western Polynesia. Technical Paper No. 194, South Pacific Commission, Noumea, New Caledonia.

Collection

CollectorP. W. Michael CSIRO Herbarium
ANU access code14781
Collection siteRoyal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, New South Wales
Collection countryAustralia
Collection date1970-01-01
Collection notesPhotographed

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