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Taxon: Proboscidea althaeifolia (Benth.) Decne.

 
Genus: Proboscidea
Family: Martyniaceae
Nomen number: 456780
Place of publication: Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 5, 3:324. 1865
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Aug-2008 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • desert unicorn-plant  (Source: F CalifJep) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.), Texas (w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Sinaloa, Sonora]

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Peru [Lambayeque, Piura, Tumbes]


References:

  1. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45. 1993 (L Peru)
  2. Hickman, J. C., ed. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California. 1993 (F CalifJep)
  3. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins A flora of New Mexico. (F New Mex)
  4. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  5. Wiggins, I. L. Flora of Baja California. (F Baja)

Check other web resources for Proboscidea althaeifolia (Benth.) Decne. :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?456780. Accessed 18 December 2018.