⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-1100708, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Amaranthus spinosus L..
The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as a synonym (record 1100708) with original publication details: Cat. Pl. Bogor. 83. 1844. .