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Taxon: Fouquieria splendens Engelm.

 
Genus: Fouquieria
Family: Fouquieriaceae
Nomen number: 243
Place of publication: F. A. Wislizenus, Mem. tour N. Mexico 98. 1848
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 07-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 5 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System (Map)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.), Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.), Nevada (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja, Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo León (s.w.), San Luis Potosí, Sonora, Tamaulipas (s.), Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Guerrero, Hidalgo, Querétaro]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Henrickson, J. 1972. A taxonomic revision of the Fouquieriaceae. Aliso 7:506.
  3. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  4. Martin, W. C. & C. R. Hutchins. 1980. A flora of New Mexico.
  5. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  6. McVaugh, R. 1983-. Flora Novo-Galiciana.
  7. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  8. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  9. Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
  10. 1961. Webster's third new international dictionary.

Check other web resources for Fouquieria splendens Engelm. :

  • 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
  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=243. Accessed 18 September 2019.