Chenopodium chenopodioides (L.) Aellen

Low goosefoot

source: Stefan Lefnaer (2008) & SuperEditor (2011), publisher: Wikimedia Commons (license CCASA 3.0 Unported & pub.domain)
source: Stefan Lefnaer (2008) & SuperEditor (2011), publisher: Wikimedia Commons (license CCASA 3.0 Unported & pub.domain)


GrinTax Oxybasis chenopodioides (L.) S. Fuentes et al.
The Plant list Chenopodium chenopodioides (L.) Aellen
English name Low goosefoot

Crop relationship
Quinoa same genus

FLORON data (2014)
Indigeneity native
Trend since 1950 stable or increasing
Presence very rare
Status Red List: vulnerable
Legal protection unlisted

Conservation in the Netherlands

A) In protected areas per province

For subareas the link to the larger area is provided.

a = actually present, p = possible
(see: About CWRnl / Methodology)


  • Waarden bij Hurwenen (SBB [p])


  • Waarden bij Gameren (SBB [p])
  • Waterbloem (SBB [p])


  • Reimerswaal (SBB [p])
  • Zuid-Beveland (SBB [p])


  • Duinen van Goeree (NM [a])
  • Kop van Goeree (NM [p])

B) In genebank

  • CGN: no material

© NDFF, 2015
© NDFF, 2015

Legend distribution maps

upper map:

  • red: locations of presence
  • green: management type maps with areas that qualify for financial support (largely representing the Dutch network of protected areas). Protected water areas are not shown (IJsselmeer, Markermeer and all Frisian lakes, Randmeren & Vechtplassen).

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lower map:

Distribution area
Europe coastal area
Asia probably introduced
Africa probably introduced
North-America introduced
South-America probably introduced
Australia probably introduced
source:, 2015
source:, 2015

Expected distribution due to climate change

Expected distribution area in 2070 in the European region and in the Netherlands compared with current suitable areas under an optimistic and a pessimistic climate change scenario (see: About CWRnl / Methodology). Click on a map to enlarge.


Optimistic scenario

Distribution data GBIF, November 2016
Distribution data GBIF, November 2016

Pessimistic scenario


Additional information