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Amaranthus retroflexus full1.jpg
Amaranthus retroflexus
Scientific classification
Kinrick: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Faimily: Amaranthaceae
Teep genus

Amaranthaceae is a faimily o flouerin plants kent as the amaranth faimily. It nou includes the umwhile guissfit faimily Chenopodiaceae, an conteens aboot 165 genera an 2,040 species.[1][2] makin it the maist species-rich lineage within the flouerin plant order o Caryophyllales.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Christenhusz, M. J. M.; Byng, J. W. (2016). "The number of known plants species in the world and its annual increase". Phytotaxa. Magnolia Press. 261 (3): 201–217. doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.261.3.1. 
  2. The Amaranthaceae family at APWebsite.