Sorting Tetragonia names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :



Tetragonia tetragonioides (Pall.) Kuntze

SYNONYM(S) : Tetragonia expansa Thunb. ex Murr.

AFRIKAANS : Nu Zeeland spinasie.

CHINESE : Xin xi lan bo cai.

CROATIAN : Novozelandski shpinat.

DANISH : Newzealandsk spinat.

DUTCH : Nieuwzeelandse spinazie.

ENGLISH : New Zealand spinach, Warrigal greens (Aust.), Warrigal cabbage, Warrigal spinach.

FRENCH : Tétragone, Tétragone cornue.

GERMAN : Neuseeländer-Spinat (Switzerland), Neuseeländischer Spinat.

GREEK : Spanaki Neas Zilandias.

HUNGARIAN : Ujzélandi paraj.

ITALIAN : Spinacio della Nouva Zelanda.

JAPANESE : Tsuruna.

NORWEGIAN : Ny-zealandsk spinat.

POLISH : Szpinak Nowozelandzki.

PORTUGUESE : Espinafre de Nova Zelândia, Espinafre da Nova Zelandia (Brazil).

RUSSIAN : Novozelandskii shpinat, Tetragonia shpinatnaia.

SERVIAN : Novozelandski spanach.

SLOVENIAN : Novozelandska shpinacha.

SPANISH : Espinaca de Nueva Zelandia.

SWEDISH : Nyzeeländsk spenat.


General Bibliography


Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < >.

IPK Gatersleben, 2002, Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops.

Mabberley D.J. 1997, The Plant-Book : a Portable Dictionary of the Vascular Plants, 2d Edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.

USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (08 January 2004).

Wang Zongxun et al. 1996, A New Latin, Chinese, English Botanical Nomenclature. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany. Aviation Industry Publisher, Beijing.

Wiersema J. H. & León B. 1999, World Economic Plants : a Standard Reference. CRC Press LLC.

Xie Zongwa & Yu Youqin (Editors), 1996, Materia Medica, Chinese Terminology, Vol. 1, Renminweisheng Publishing House Beijing, China. (Latin with authority names and Chinese-simplified, text in Chinese).


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