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Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Caryophyllales
Familia: Amaranthaceae
Subfamilia: Salicornioideae
Genera: Halopeplis - Halosarcia - Salicornia - Sarcocornia



The Salicornioideae is a subfamily of the Amaranthaceae, formerly in family Chenopodiaceae.[1] Plants from the Salicornioideae are found around the world and are all succulent, coastal halophytes.[1] It contains 15 genera.[2] Molecular data supports its monophyly.[3]


* Allenrolfea, Americas[1]
* Arthrocnemum, Africa, Asia, and Europe[1]
* Halocnemum, Asia and Europe[1]
* Halopeplis, Africa, Asia, and Europe[1]
* Halosarcia (sometimes included in Tecticornia)[4][5]
* Halostachys, Asia[1]
* Heterostachys, Central and South America[1]
* Kalidium, Asia and Europe[1]
* Microcnemum, Asia and Spain[1]
* Pachycornia[6] (sometimes included in Tecticornia)[5]
* Salicornia[1]
* Sarcocornia[6]
* Sclerostegia[6] (sometimes included in Tecticornia)[5]
* Tecticornia[4]
* Tegicornia[6] (sometimes included in Tecticornia)[5]


1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k Shepherd, K.A.; M. Waycott and A. Calladine (2004), "Radiation of the Australian Salicornioideae (Chenopodiaceae)--based on evidence from nuclear and chloroplast DNA sequences", American Journal of Botany 91 (9): 1387, doi:10.3732/ajb.91.9.1387, http://www.amjbot.org/cgi/content/abstract/91/9/1387, retrieved 2008-05-26
2. ^ Shepherd, Ka; Macfarlane, Td; Colmer, Td (May 2005), "Morphology, anatomy and histochemistry of Salicornioideae (Chenopodiaceae) fruits and seeds." (Free full text), Annals of botany 95 (6): 917–33, doi:10.1093/aob/mci101, ISSN 0305-7364, PMID 15760916, http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/pmidlookup?view=long&pmid=15760916
3. ^ Maxim V. Kapralova, Hossein Akhanib, Elena V. Voznesenskayac, Gerald Edwardsd, Vincent Franceschid, and Eric H. Roalson (2006), "Phylogenetic Relationships in the Salicornioideae / Suaedoideae / Salsoloideae s.l. (Chenopodiaceae) Clade and a Clarification of the Phylogenetic Position of Bienertia and Alexandra Using Multiple DNA Sequence Datasets", Systematic Botany 31 (3): 571–585, doi:10.1043/06-01.1 (inactive 2009-09-03), http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.1043/06-01.1
4. ^ a b Voznesenskaya, Ev; Akhani, H; Koteyeva, Nk; Chuong, Sd; Roalson, Eh; Kiirats, O; Franceschi, Vr; Edwards, Ge (2008), "Structural, biochemical, and physiological characterization of photosynthesis in two C4 subspecies of Tecticornia indica and the C3 species Tecticornia pergranulata (Chenopodiaceae)." (Free full text), Journal of experimental botany 59 (7): 1715–34, doi:10.1093/jxb/ern028, ISSN 0022-0957, PMID 18390850, http://jexbot.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/pmidlookup?view=long&pmid=18390850
5. ^ a b c d Shepherd, Kelly A.; Wilson, Paul G. (2007), "Incorporation of the Australian genera Halosarcia, Pachycornia, Sclerostegia and Tegicornia into Tecticornia (Salicornioideae, Chenopodiaceae)", Australian Systematic Botany 20: 319, doi:10.1071/SB07002
6. ^ a b c d Shepherd, K. A.; Yan, G. (2003), "Chromosome number and size variations in the Australian Salicornioideae (Chenopodiaceae)—evidence of polyploidisation", Australian Journal of Botany 51: 441, doi:10.1071/BT03041

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