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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Amaranthus L.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass  Caryophyllidae
Order  Caryophyllales
Family  Amaranthaceae – Amaranth family
Genus  Amaranthus L. – pigweed P
 
Contains 48 Species and 56 accepted taxa overall
 
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Species  Amaranthus acanthochiton Sauer – greenstripe P
Species  Amaranthus acutilobus Uline & Bray [excluded] P
Species  Amaranthus albus L. – prostrate pigweed P
Species  Amaranthus arenicola I.M. Johnst. – sandhill amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus australis (A. Gray) Sauer – southern amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus bigelovii Uline & Bray – Bigelow's amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus blitoides S. Watson – mat amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus blitum L. – purple amaranth P
Variety  Amaranthus blitum L. var. blitum – purple amaranth P
Variety  Amaranthus blitum L. var. emarginatus (Salzm. ex Uline & W.L. Bray) Lambinon – purple amaranth P
Variety  Amaranthus blitum L. var. pseudogracilis (Thell.) Costea – purple amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus brownii Christoph. & Caum – Brown's amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus californicus (Moq.) S. Watson – California amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus cannabinus (L.) Sauer – tidalmarsh amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus caudatus L. – love-lies-bleeding P
Species  Amaranthus chihuahuensis S. Watson [excluded] P
Species  Amaranthus crassipes Schltdl. – spreading amaranth P
Variety  Amaranthus crassipes Schltdl. var. crassipes – spreading amaranth P
Variety  Amaranthus crassipes Schltdl. var. warnockii Henrickson – spreading amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus crispus (Lesp. & Thev.) N. Terracc. – crispleaf amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus cruentus L. – red amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus deflexus L. – largefruit amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus dubius Mart. ex Thell. – spleen amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus fimbriatus (Torr.) Benth. ex S. Watson – fringed amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus floridanus (S. Watson) Sauer – Florida amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus graecizans L. – Mediterranean amaranth P
Subspecies  Amaranthus graecizans L. ssp. sylvestris (Vill.) Brenan – Mediterranean amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus greggii S. Watson – Gregg's amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus hybridus L. – slim amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus hypochondriacus L. – Prince-of-Wales feather P
Species  Amaranthus interruptus R. Br. P
Species  Amaranthus lineatus R. Br. – Australian amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus macrocarpus Benth. – dwarf amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus muricatus (Gillies ex Moq.) Gillies ex Hieron. – African amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus obcordatus (A. Gray) Standl. – Trans-Pecos amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus palmeri S. Watson – carelessweed P
Species  Amaranthus polygonoides L. – tropical amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus powellii S. Watson – Powell's amaranth P
Subspecies  Amaranthus powellii S. Watson ssp. bouchonii (Thell.) Costea & Carretero – Powell's amaranth P
Subspecies  Amaranthus powellii S. Watson ssp. powellii – Powell's amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus pringlei S. Watson – Pringle's amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus pumilus Raf. – seaside amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus retroflexus L. – redroot amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus scleropoides Uline & Bray – bonebract amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus spinosus L. – spiny amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus tamaulipensis Henrickson – Tamaulipas amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus ×texensis Henrickson – pigweed P
Species  Amaranthus thunbergii Moq. – Thunberg's amaranthus P
Species  Amaranthus torreyi (A. Gray) Benth. ex S. Watson – Torrey's amaranthus P
Species  Amaranthus tricolor L. – Joseph's-coat P
Species  Amaranthus tuberculatus (Moq.) Sauer – roughfruit amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus ×tucsonensis Henrickson – pigweed P
Species  Amaranthus venulosus S. Watson – fringed amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus viridis L. – slender amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus watsonii Standl. – Watson's amaranth P
Species  Amaranthus wrightii S. Watson – Wright's amaranth P

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