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Alternanthera sessilis
(Amaranthaceae)

 
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Species description or overview

Alternanthera sessilis information from PIER
Information on Alternanthera sessilis as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).

Alternanthera sessilis description and ecology from GISD (ISSG)
A species description and information about the ecology of Alternanthera sessilis as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Taxonomy & nomenclature

GRIN nomenclature info for Alternanthera sessilis
Nomenclatural information about Alternanthera sessilis is provided by USDA/ARS/NGRP/GRIN.

Alternanthera sessilis information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Alternanthera sessilis--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Alternanthera sessilis information from ITIS
The Integrated Taxonomic Information System ITIS provides authoritative taxonomic information on Alternanthera sessilis, as well as other plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

IPNI nomenclature info for Alternanthera sessilis
Nomenclatural information about Alternanthera sessilis is provided by The International Plant Names Index (IPNI).


Impacts

Alternanthera sessilis (Amaranthaceae): species information from GCW
Information on Alternanthera sessilis as relevant to Pacific Islands is provided by the Global Compendium of Weeds (GCW).

Alternanthera sessilis impact information from GISD (ISSG)
Impact information regarding Alternanthera sessilis as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Control methods

Alternanthera sessilis management information from GISD (ISSG)
Management information for Alternanthera sessilis as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Images

Alternanthera sessilis information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Alternanthera sessilis in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Alternanthera sessilis images from PIER
Images of Alternanthera sessilis provided by the Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk project (PIER).


Distribution

Alternanthera sessilis information from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Alternanthera sessilis in Hawaii is available from the Smithsonian Flora of the Hawaiian Islands.

Alternanthera sessilis information from the Smithsonian's Flora of the Hawaiian Islands
Information about Alternanthera sessilis--including nomenclature and synonymy, and status and distribution in Hawaii--is provided by the "Flora of the Hawaiian Islands" website of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Links from this page include descriptive information about the species, as well as worldwide distributional information and general information about the genus.

Alternanthera sessilis worldwide distribution from GISD (ISSG)
Worldwide distribution information about Alternanthera sessilis is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Experts

Alternanthera sessilis contacts from GISD (ISSG)
Contact information for experts on Alternanthera sessilis as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


Other resources

Alternanthera sessilis references from GISD (ISSG)
References regarding Alternanthera sessilis as an invasive species is provided from the Global Invasive Species Database (GISD). GISD was created and is maintained by IUCN's Invasive Species Specialist Group (ISSG).


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