Subordinate Taxa
 Nomenclature
Scientific Name:
Suaeda Forssk., Fl. Aegypt.-Arab. 69 (1775)
 Description

Fls unisexual or perfect, axillary; bracteoles 2–3, minute, scarious. Per. segs 5, ± succulent; stamens 5; stigmas 2–5; achenes with thin membr. pericarp; embryo in flat spiral. Herbs or subshrubs with fleshy, us. alt., ± terete lvs.

[From:  Allan (1961) Flora of New Zealand. Volume 1.]

 Biostatus
Indigenous (Non-endemic)
Number of species in New Zealand within Suaeda Forssk.
CategoryNumber
Indigenous (Endemic)1
Total1
 Bibliography
Forsskål, P. 1775: Flora Aegyptiaco-Arabica. Möller, Copenhagen.
Mabberley, D.J. 2008: Mabberley's plant book, a portable dictionary of plants, their classification and uses. Edition 3. Cambridge University Press.