Chenopodium sect. Agathophytum

(Moquin-Tandon) Bentham & Hooker f.

Gen. Pl. 3: 52. 1880.

Basionym: Undefined sect. Agathophytum Moquin-Tandon Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot., sér. 2, 1: 291, plate 10, fig. C. 1834
Synonyms: Blitum sect. Agathophyton (Moquin-Tandon) Moquin-Tandon
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 4. Treatment on page 278. Mentioned on page 276.

Plants perennial. Leaf-blades triangular, glabrous or sparsely farinose. Flowers: perianth segments 5, short connate near base, margins erose; stigmas 1 mm. Seeds vertical.

Distribution

North America, Europe

Discussion

Species 2 (2 in the flora).

Selected References

None.

"narrower" is not a number.

dehiscent +  and indehiscent +
Steven E. Clemants +  and Sergei L. Mosyakin +
(Moquin-Tandon) Bentham & Hooker f. +
slippery +
aromatic +
cuneate +, hastate +, cordate +  and truncate +
Undefined sect. Agathophytum +
flattened +, rhombic +, trullate +, triangular +, ovate +, lanceolate +, oblong +  and linear +
persistent +  and deciduous +
reddish-brown +, black +, brown +  and green +
North America +  and Europe +
hippocrepiform +  and annular +
symmetric +, or +  and uniseriate +
dehiscent +  and indehiscent +
small white +
inflated +
farinose +  and glabrous +
sessile +  and petiolate +
not fleshy +
not winged +  and winged +
serrate +, sinuate +  and dentate +
crassinucellate +  and bitegmic +
campylotropous +
1 +  and single +
persistent +  and deciduous +
nonadherent +  and adherent +
chartaceous +  and membranaceous +
pointing +  and ascending +
bulbous +  and taprooted +
fusiform +
fleshy +  and fibrous +
reddish-brown +, brown-black +  and black +
verrucate +  and striate +
lenticular +  and subglobose +
cylindric +
not imbricate +
keeled +  and rounded +
1 (?) +  and 5 (?) +
not armed +, not jointed +  and branched +
opposite +  and alternate +
erect +  and prostrate +
not fleshy +
filiform +
1 cm10 mm <br />0.01 m <br /> (?) +
sessile +  and petiolate +
reduced;small +
horizontal +  and vertical +
verrucate +
Blitum sect. Agathophyton +
Chenopodium sect. Agathophytum +
Chenopodium subg. Blitum +
section +
dehiscent +  and indehiscent +
glabrous +  and pubescent +
polygamous +, dioecious +  and monoecious +
not imbricate +
keeled +  and rounded +