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Taxon: Crataegus mexicana DC.

 
Genus: Crataegus
Family: Rosaceae
Subfamily: Amygdaloideae
Tribe: Maleae
Subtribe: Malinae
Nomen number: 12119
Place of publication: Prodr. 2:629. 1825
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 04-Oct-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Oct-1999
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 21 (4 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Mexican hawthorn  (Source: Pl Book) - English
  • manzanita tejocotera  (Source: TreesS Mex) - Spanish
  • tejocote  (Source: Sida Bot Misc) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: fruit (fide Sida Bot Misc 15:3,24. 1997)
  • Medicines: folklore

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [San Luis Potosi]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Guanajuato (s.), Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico, Michoacan, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Veracruz]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala


    Cultivated

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Costa Rica
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Ecuador, Peru


References:

  1. Ali, S. I. & S. M. H. Jafri, eds. Flora of Libya. (F Libya)
  2. IPGRI New World Fruits Database (on-line resource). (New World Fruits)
  3. Krüssmann, G. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976). 1984 (Krussmann)
  4. Mabberley, D. J. The plant-book: a portable dictionary of the vascular plants, ed. 2. 1997 (Pl Book)
  5. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker Herbs of commerce, ed. 2. 2000 (Herbs Commerce ed2)
  6. Phipps, J. B. 1997. Monograph of northern Mexican Crataegus (Rosaceae, subfam. Maloideae) Sida, Bot. Misc. 15:21.
  7. Rehder, A. Bibliography of cultivated trees and shrubs. (Rehder)
  8. Rzedowski, J. & R. McVaugh La vegetacion de Nueva Galicia. (L NGalicia)
  9. Standley, P. C. Trees and shrubs of Mexico. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23:1-1721. (TreesS Mex)
  10. Stapf, O. 1914. The Mexican hawthorn (Crataegus pubescens, H.B.K.) Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1914:293.

Check other web resources for Crataegus mexicana DC. :

  • New World Fruits Database: Online database from Bioversity International
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ICRA: International Cultivar Registration Authority (on-line resource). for Crataegus mexicana cultivars
  • 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?id=12119. Accessed 12 November 2018.