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Last updated 10/7/2009 by David Giblin.
Oxybasis macrosperma (Hook. f.) S. Fuentes, Uotila & Borsch[HC2]

Origin: Introduced

selected vouchers: WTU

Notes: FNA4: "Chenopodium macrospermum is native and diverse in South America. Much, if not all, of the North American material is introduced from there and appears to represent more than one part of the variation. Until a reliable treatment of the South American material is published we are not assigning names to the variants in North America."

References: (none)

Synonyms & Misapplied Names:
Chenopodium farinosum Standl.
Chenopodium macrospermum Hook. f.[FNA4]
Chenopodium macrospermum Hook. f. var. farinosum (S. Watson) J.T. Howell[KZ99]
Chenopodium macrospermum Hook. f. var. halophilum (Phil.) Aellen[KZ99]
Chenopodium murale L. var. farinosum S. Watson