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|Family: Chenopodiaceae||View Description||Dichotomous Key|
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Habit: Monoecious annual, generally scaly. Leaf: alternate, distal +- reduced; blade entire to lobed; non-Kranz. Inflorescence: axillary or terminal. Staminate Inflorescence: spheric cluster in distal axils, dense or interrupted spikes, often mixed with pistillate flowers; bracts 0. Pistillate Inflorescence: solitary or 2--6 in axils of midstem leaves; bracts 2 per fruit, enlarged in age, fused to above middle [fused to top], generally compressed, generally sessile or stipitate, falling with fruit. Staminate Flower: calyx lobes 5; stamens 5. Pistillate Flower: calyx present; stigmas 2. Seed: generally erect.
Species In Genus: 2 species: western North America. Etymology: (Howard Stutz, North American geneticist who resurrected Endolepis Torr., 1918--2010) Note: Previously included in Atriplex.
eFlora Treatment Author: Elizabeth H. Zacharias, as part of Atriplex
Jepson Online Interchange
Previous taxon: Salsola tragus
Next taxon: Stutzia covillei
Citation for this treatment: Elizabeth H. Zacharias, as part of Atriplex 2016. Stutzia, in Jepson Flora Project (eds.) Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/cgi-bin/get_IJM.pl?tid=95036, accessed on July 30, 2016.
Citation for the whole project: Jepson Flora Project (eds.) 2016. Jepson eFlora, http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/IJM.html, accessed on July 30, 2016.