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Dysphania

See list of 7 species in this genus

Formerly included in Chenopodium, the genus Dysphania is considered to be generically distinct on the basis of indument. References: Wahl (1954), Clemants and Mosyakin (2003).

  • 1a. Calyx connate except at the very apex, prominently reticulate-veiny, completely enclosing the mature fruit [Fig. 337]; leaves not aromatic, the blades lacking glands
  • 1b. Calyx distinct or connate only at base, not reticulate-veiny, enclosing the fruit or not at maturity; leaves aromatic, the blades with either resin glands or glandular hairs (very rarely lacking both)

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