Atriplex coronata var. coronata

Endemic
Synonyms: Atriplex coronata var. verna Atriplex verna
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 4. Treatment on page 360.

Stems decumbent to ascending; basal branches and leaves typically alternate. Fruiting bracteoles almost sessile, body subcircular in profile, ± compressed, (2–) 4–5 mm, united to summit, truncate at the irregularly toothed summit, sides smooth or obscurely to definitely tuberculate.


Phenology: Flowering spring–fall.
Habitat: Alkaline sink scrub, growing with Atriplex polycarpa and other salt desert shrubs and forbs
Elevation: 50-200 m

Discussion

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.
Acute (?) +  and Acuminate (?) +
broadest +
Stanley L. Welsh +
S. Watson +
slippery +
aromatic +
acute +  and obtuse +
Pusillae +
0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br /> (4 cm40 mm <br />0.04 m <br />) +
lanceolate +  and elliptic +
thin;2mm;10mm +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br />) +
compressed +  and subcircular +
0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br /> (0.5 cm5 mm <br />0.005 m <br />) +
persistent +  and deciduous +
reddish-brown +, black +, brown +  and green +
0 +  and 1/2 +
cuneate +  and ovate or obovate +
3-5-parted +
50-200 m +
smooth +  and tuberculate +
rarely +  and lacking +
unisexual +  and bisexual +
not +  and connate +
enlarged +
Alkaline sink scrub, growing with Atriplex polycarpa and other salt desert shrubs and forbs +
bladderlike +
terminal +  and axillary +
deciduous +  and persistent +
not winged +  and winged +
lobed +  and serrate-dentate +
subsessile +, sessile +  and monomorphic +
hastate +  and ovate +
inferior +, half-inferior +  and superior +
crassinucellate +  and bitegmic +
campylotropous +
1 +  and single +
persistent +  and deciduous +
(1-)3-5-lobed +
papery +  and chartaceous +
Flowering spring–fall. +
Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts +
bulbous +  and taprooted +
fusiform +
fleshy +  and fibrous +
verrucate +  and striate +
flattened +
smooth or;obscurely definitely tuberculate +
cylindric +
3 (?) +  and 5 (?) +
opposite +  and alternate +
decumbent +  and ascending +
succulent +
sessile +  and petiolate +
reduced;small +
horizontal +  and vertical +
verrucate +
Atriplex coronata var. verna +  and Atriplex verna +
Atriplex coronata var. coronata +
Atriplex coronata +
variety +
dicotyledonous +