Washington Flora Checklist
A Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Washington State
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Sarcobataceae   (Greasewood Family)

Notes: Molecular evidence indicates that Sarcobatus is more closely related to Nyctaginaceae and Phytolaccaceae than to Amaranthaceae (which includes Chenopodiaceae in our taxonomy).

Family Synonyms:
» Chenopodiaceae

Literature: (none)

Family treatment authored by David Giblin; last updated 11/4/2014 by David Giblin
Taxon (native species in boldface) # Synonyms Common Names
Sarcobatus vermiculatus (Hook.) Torr.   [FNA4, H&C] 3 greasewood

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