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Taxon: Ariocarpus agavoides (Castañeda) E. F. Anderson

 
Genus: Ariocarpus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 319160
Place of publication: Amer. J. Bot. 49:615. 1962
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • Tamaulipas living-rock cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I:
  • Environmental: ornamental (only when propagated from seeds fide Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas (s.w.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. et al. 1994. Threatened cacti of Mexico.
  2. Anderson, E. F. 1964. A revision of Ariocarpus (Cactaceae). IV. Formal taxonomy of the subgenus Roseocactus. Amer. J. Bot. 51:147.
  3. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  4. Benson, L. 1982. The cacti of the United States and Canada Note: mentions
  5. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  6. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  7. Hunt, D. et al., eds. 2006. The new cactus lexicon
  8. Hunt, D. 1992. CITES Cactaceae checklist
  9. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  10. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Ariocarpus agavoides (Castañeda) E. F. Anderson :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?319160. Accessed 21 October 2019.