Amaranthus spinosus L.

  • Family

    Amaranthaceae (Magnoliophyta)

  • Scientific Name

    Amaranthus spinosus L.

  • Primary Citation

    Sp. Pl. 2: 991. 1753

  • Common Names

    spiny amaranth, spiny amaranthus, pigweed species, spiny amaranth

  • Floras and Monographs

    Amaranthus spinosus L.: [Book] Gleason, Henry A. & Cronquist, Arthur J. 1991. Manual of vascular plants of northeastern United States and adjacent Canada. lxxv + 910 pp.

    Amaranthus spinosus L.: [Book] Britton, Nathaniel L. & Millspaugh, Charles F. 1920. The Bahama Flora.