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Taxon: Maihuenia poeppigii (Otto ex Pfeiff.) F. A. C. Weber ex K. Schum.

 
Genus: Maihuenia
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Maihuenioideae
Nomen number: 23179
Place of publication: Gesamtbeschr. Kakt. 754. 1898
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • chupa sangre  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish
  • espina blanca  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish
  • espina del huanaco  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish
  • hierba del guanaco  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish
  • maihuén  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina, [Neuquen] Chile


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  2. Backeberg, C. 1958. Die Cactaceae 121.
  3. Backeberg, C. 1977. Das Kakteen Lexikon 222.
  4. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist. 1992 (CITES Cact L)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Leuenberger, B. E. 1997. Maihuenia: Monograph of a Patagonian genus of Cactaceae Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 119:1-92.
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  10. Marticorena, C. & M. Quezada Catálogo de la flora vascular de Chile. (L Chile)
  11. Muñoz Pizarro, C. Sinopsis de la flora Chilena. (Sin F Chile)
  12. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Maihuenia poeppigii (Otto ex Pfeiff.) F. A. C. Weber ex K. Schum. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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=23179. Accessed 18 October 2018.