genus Atriplex

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Noun1.genus Atriplex - orachgenus Atriplex - orach; saltbush      
caryophylloid dicot genus - genus of relatively early dicotyledonous plants including mostly flowers
orach, orache - any of various herbaceous plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in deserts and salt marshes
saltbush - any of various shrubby plants of the genus Atriplex that thrive in dry alkaline soil
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Likewise, we found no reports of beavers using these species (or any member of the genus Atriplex), although some studies have reported beavers occasionally using other species of Rhus (e.g., Nixon and Ely, 1969).
Chenopodiaceous constitute one of the most important halophyte families; genus Atriplex is one example.
The pattern-ground chenopod shrubland complexes in Australia are predominantly vegetated by the plant genus Atriplex if the slope is 1-5% (Macdonald et al.