Thomas M. Pullen Herbarium
Friday, April 18, 2014 University of Mississippi | Biology Department
Mississippi Plants Checklist
Alternanthera Species
Each of the following have been documented for the state of Mississippi.
"Accepted Name" is the scientific name currently used in the USDA Plants Database.
Click on the Accepted Name to search the Pullen Herbarium Specimen Database.

Accepted Name: Alternanthera caracasana Kunth
Source: Gunn, C.R., T.M. Pullen, E.A. Stadelbacher, J.M. Chandler, and J. Barnes. 1980. Vascular Flora of Washington County, Mississippi, and Environs. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Science and Education Administration, New Orleans, La.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Alternanthera paronichyoides St.-Hil.
Source: Radford, A. et al, eds. Vascular Flora of the Southeastern United States. A series of unpublished manuscripts by various authors.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Alternanthera paronichyoides St.-Hil. var. paronichyoides
Source: Radford, A. et al, eds. Vascular Flora of the Southeastern United States. A series of unpublished manuscripts by various authors.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Alternanthera philoxeroides (Mart.) Griseb.
Source: 1968. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

Accepted Name: Alternanthera sessilis (L.) R. Br. ex DC.
Source: 1997. Castanea.
Herbarium Information: A specimen collected in Mississippi is not present in the Pullen Herbarium (MISS).

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