Taxon: Pediocactus knowltonii L. D. Benson

 
Genus: Pediocactus
Family: Cactaceae
  Subfamily: Cactoideae
      Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 319228
Place of publication: Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 32:193. 1960
Name Verified on: 06-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Knowlton's cactus  (Source: US Fish & Wildl List) - English
  • Knowlton's minute cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Knowlton's pincushion cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • thimble plains cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I: ()
  • Fish & Wildlife Endangered species: ()

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Northern America

    • South-Central U.S.A.: United States - New Mexico

References:

  • Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  • Benson, L. The cacti of the United States and Canada. 1982 (Cact US Can)
  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist. 1992 (CITES Cact L)
  • Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1994 (L US Can ed2)
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Species Information: threatened and endangered animals and plants (on-line resource). (US Fish & Wildl List)

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