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Ambrosia salsola  (Torr. & A. Gray) Strother & B.G. Baldw.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 780179

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Hymenoclea salsola Torr. & A. Gray
    Hymenoclea fasciculata A. Nelson
    Hymenoclea pentalepis Rydb.
    Hymenoclea salsola var. fasciculata (A. Nelson) K.M. Peterson & Payne
    Hymenoclea salsola var. pentalepis (Rydb.) L.D. Benson
    Hymenoclea salsola var. salsola Torr. & A. Gray
    Hymenoclea salsola var. patula (A. Nelson) K.M. Peterson & Payne
    Ambrosia salsola var. salsola (Torr. & A. Gray) Strother & B.G. Baldw.
    Ambrosia salsola var. pentalepis (Rydb.) Strother & B.G. Baldw.
    Ambrosia salsola var. fasciculata (A. Nelson) Strother & B.G. Baldw.
  Common Name(s): burrobrush [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyAsteraceae  – sunflowers, tournesols  
                               GenusAmbrosia L. – ragweed, bursage  
                                  SpeciesAmbrosia salsola (Torr. & A. Gray) Strother & B.G. Baldw. – burrobrush  

  Expert: John L. Strother  
  Notes: University Herbarium, University of California, 1001 Valley Life Sciences Bldg. #2465, Berkeley, CA 94720-2465, USA   
  Reference for: Ambrosia salsola    
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  Source: Asteraceae of North America Update, database (version 2010.5.13)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Update coordinated by the International Compositae Alliance (TICA) ( through the Smithsonian Institution in collaboration with the USDA National Plant Data Center   
  Reference for: Ambrosia salsola   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: North America  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  






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