Taxon: Fouquieria splendens Engelm.

 
Genus: Fouquieria
Family: Fouquieriaceae
Nomen number: 243
Place of publication: F. A. Wislizenus, Mem. tour N. Mexico 98. 1848
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 07-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 31-Mar-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.), Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.), Nevada (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon (s.w.), San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Tamaulipas (s.), Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Guerrero, Hidalgo, Queretaro]


References:

  1. Webster's third new international dictionary. (Websters Dict)
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  3. Henrickson, J. 1972. A taxonomic revision of the Fouquieriaceae (Aliso) 7:506.
  4. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  5. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  6. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  7. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  8. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  9. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  10. Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. (F Baja)

Check other web resources for Fouquieria splendens Engelm. :

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?243. Accessed 22 May 2018.