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L Amaranthus hybridus subsp. quitensis (Kunth) Costea & Carretero is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Amaranthus hybridus L. in the genus Amaranthus (family Amaranthaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Sida 19: 955 2001.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Amaranthus hybridus var. quitensis (Kunth) Covas Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Amaranthus quitensis Kunth Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Amaranthus quitensis f. rufescens Thell. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Amaranthus quitensis var. stuckertianus Thell. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Amaranthus retroflexus subsp. quitensis (Kunth) O.Bolòs & Vigo Synonym L WCSP (in review)

The species Amaranthus hybridus L. has a further 43 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2632905, and has not been changed.