Dysphania pumilio (R.Br.) Mosyakin & Clemants
  • Ukrayinsk. Bot. Zhurn.
  • Clammy goosefoot, small crumbweed


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Dysphania pumilio (R.Br.) Mosyakin & Clemants. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-0000658888. Accessed on: 02 Apr 2020'

General Information

Stems prostrate to suberect, much-branched to ± simple, 0.1-4.5 dm, pilose with segmented (uniseriate) hairs and sessile or stipitate glandular hairs. Leaves malodorous; petiole 0.3-1.5 cm; blade narrowly to broadly elliptic to ovate, 0.5-2.7 × 0.3-1.5 cm, somewhat reduced in inflorescence, base cuneate, apex obtuse, glandular-pilose. Inflorescences lateral cymes or glomerules; glomerules subglobose, 1.2-2.5 mm diam.; bracts leaflike, 3-4.5 mm, elliptic, margins crenate-dentate, apex obtuse. Flowers: perianth segments 5, distinct nearly to base, distinct portions narrowly elliptic to narrowly oblong, 0.6-0.7 × 0.2-0.3 mm, apex acute, normally rounded abaxially, usually glandular-pilosulose, becoming crustaceous and white in fruit; stamens absent or 1; stigmas 2. Achenes ovoid; pericarp adherent, membranaceous, slightly rugose. Seeds reddish brown, ovoid, 0.5-0.7 × 0.5-0.6 mm, margins keeled or rounded; seed coat smooth.

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    Other Local Names

    NameLanguageCountry
    Clammy goosefoot, small crumbweed

     Information From

    Amaranthaceae
    World Flora Online Data. 2017.
    • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
    Flora of North America @ efloras.org
    http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1
    'Flora of North America @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=1 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
    • B Flora of North America Association
    World Flora Online consortium
    http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
    World Flora Online Data. 2018.
    • C CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).