Chenopodium subsect. Leptophylla

(Standley) Clemants & Mosyakin

Novon 6: 400. 1996.

Basionym: Leptophylla Standley in N. L. Britton et al., N. Amer. Fl. 21: 14. 1916
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 4. Treatment on page 287. Mentioned on page 276, 2.

Leaf blades linear or linear-lanceolate, occasionally narrowly oblong-ovate or triangular (C. atrovirens), thick, margins entire or with pair of basal teeth or lobes, farinose or rarely glabrous. Inflorescences glomerules on terminal and axillary panicles. Seeds with margins rounded or acute; seed coat smooth, rugulate, or warty.


North America.


Species 9 (9 in the flora).