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Taxon: Abies religiosa (Kunth) Mirb.

 
Genus: Abies
Section: Grandis
Family: Pinaceae
Nomen number: 712
Place of publication: Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 13:70. 1825
Link to protologue:
Comment: valid publication by Mirbel confirmed by original literature, where his citation "religiosa. Humb. et Bonpl." can be taken as an indirect reference to the basionym Pinus religiosa Kunth (in Humbold & Bonpland) under Melbourne ICN Art. 41.3
Name Verified on: 12-Oct-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-May-2017
Species priority site is: National Arboretum (NA)
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • sacred fir  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore; folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Morelos, Puebla, Tlaxcala, Veracruz]


References:

  1. Farjon, A. Pinaceae: Drawings and descriptions of the genera Abies, Cedrus, Pseudolarix, Keteleeria, Nothotsuga, Tsuga, Cathaya, Pseudotsuga, Larix and Picea. Regnum Veg. 121. 1990 (Pinaceae) 101.
  2. Farjon, A. World checklist and bibliography of conifers, ed. 2. 2001 (L Conifers ed2)
  3. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  4. Liu, T.-S. A monograph of the genus Abies. 1971 (Monog Abies) 252.
  5. McVaugh, R. Flora Novo-Galiciana. (F NGalicia)
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  7. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  8. Uphof, J. C. T. Dictionary of economic plants, ed. 2. (Dict Econ Pl)
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Abies religiosa (Kunth) Mirb. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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?712. Accessed 19 November 2018.