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Taxon: Dasylirion wheeleri S. Watson

 
Genus: Dasylirion
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Nolinoideae
Nomen number: 13297
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 14:249. 1879 Jun? (J. T. Rothrock, Rep. U.S. geogr. surv., Wheeler 379. 1879 Jun-Aug ("1878"))
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 10-Aug-2009 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Aug-2009
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (GoogleMap)

Common names:

  • desert spoon  (Source: F NAmer) - 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 (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Sonora (n.)]


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  2. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)

Check other web resources for Dasylirion wheeleri S. Watson :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=13297. Accessed 22 October 2018.