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Taxon: Ferocactus wislizeni (Engelm.) Britton & Rose

 
Genus: Ferocactus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 16591
Place of publication: Cact. 3:127. 1922
Link to protologue:
Comment: Taxon 23:557. 1974 advocates spelling "wislizenii" but the original spelling, permissible under Melbourne ICN Rec. 60C.2, is not correctable under Melbourne ICN Art. 60.12
Name Verified on: 24-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-May-2013
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 6 (3 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Arizona barrel cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • candy barrel cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • compass barrel  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • fishhook cactus  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • southwestern barrel cactus  (Source: Names Beetle) - English
  • biznaga de agua  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish
  • viznaga hembra  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

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


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  2. Backeberg, C. 1967. Die Cactaceae 2703-2707.
  3. Backeberg, C. 1977. Das Kakteen Lexikon 158.
  4. Beetle, A. A. Recommended plant names. Univ. Wyoming Agr. Exp. Sta. Res. J. 31. 1970 (Names Beetle)
  5. Benson, L. The cacti of the United States and Canada. 1982 (Cact US Can)
  6. Bravo-Hollis, H. & H. Sánchez-Mejorada 1978. Las Cactáceas de México, vol. 1 - 1978, vols. 2,3 - 1991 (Cact Mex) 420-421.
  7. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  8. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston Manual of the vascular plants of Texas. 1970 (F Tex)
  9. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  10. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  11. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  12. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  13. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  14. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  15. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  16. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  17. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)
  18. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)

Check other web resources for Ferocactus wislizeni (Engelm.) Britton & Rose :

  • 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.

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=16591. Accessed 17 October 2018.