University of Wisconsin-Madison, Wisconsin State Herbarium
Catalog #: v0297110WIS
Occurrence ID (GUID): e20b1d25-ba4d-43b0-bbaf-7d48bb42d370
Taxon: Chenopodium berlandieri var. macrocalycium (Aellen) Cronquist
Family: Amaranthaceae
Determiner: B. Walsh (2009-10-12)
Collector: Brian Walsh   s.n.   
Date: 2009-10-12
Verbatim Date: 10-12-2009
Locality: United States, Wisconsin, Dane, Walnut Greenhouse
Description: Annual approximately 3 feet tall. Inflorescences glomerules in loose drooping compound spikes; glomerules ovoid, 1-5 mm diam.; bracts absent. Flowers: perianth segments 5, distinct nearly to base; lobes ovate, farinose, prominently keeled, splaying open and dehiscing at fruit maturity; stamens 5; stigmas 2. Achenes; pericarp adherent (nonadherent near stylar base), alveolate honeycomb pitted. Seeds depressed-ovoid, approximately 2 mm diam., black and rugose
Notes: grown in Summer of 2009; Seeds obtained from USDA-GRIN, excession Ames29207; Cultivated or Captive
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Record Id: e20b1d25-ba4d-43b0-bbaf-7d48bb42d370
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Kenneth M. Cameron (kmcameron@wisc.edu)
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