Atriplex nuttallii S.Watson

, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 9: 116 (1874). BHL
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Boston, MA
9: 116
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
E.Bourgeau Palliser's Rep. 260
Type Herbaria
lectotype K
Distribution Of Types
prairie, assez rare, Saskatchewan (Western Canada, Northern America)


Welsh (Great Basin Naturalist 55: 328. 1995) rejected the lectotypification by McNeill et al. and stated that A. nuttallii is typified by the type of Calligonum canescens Pursh (at PH). Stutz and Sanderson (Sida 18: 203. 1998) cited S. Watson 981 (GH) as the LT.


Basionym of
Obione nuttallii (S.Watson) S.C.Sand. & G.L.Chu, Gen. New Evol. System World Chenopod. 162 (2017).
Nomenclatural link
Atriplex nuttallii subsp. typica H.M.Hall & Clem., Phylogenet. Meth. 323, fig. 46, pl. 51 (1923).
Same citation as
Atriplex nuttallii S.Watson, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 9: 116 (1874).