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Plant    Species Name:
Atriplex canescens (Pursh) Nutt.
syn. Atriplex canescens (Pursh) Nutt. var. occidentalis (Torr. & Frém.) Welsh & Stutz
syn. Atriplex tetraptera (Benth.) Rydb.
syn. Calligonum canescens Pursh

Common Name:
fourwing saltbush


Big Bend Area, South Dakota   September 21, 1804

An image of the specimen in the Lewis and Clark herbarium. . . .

Atriplex canescens (PH-LC 34) (specimen on the right; the specimen on the left is Atriplex gardneri).

The copyright for this image is retained by the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia; this image is used with their permission.

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collected by D. Griffiths, Pierre, South Dakota, 26 August 1896

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Atriplex canescens (Wagner00236)

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