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Taxon: Cereus giganteus Engelm.

Synonym of Carnegiea gigantea (Engelm.) Britton & Rose

 
Genus: Cereus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cereeae
Nomen number: 310458
Place of publication: Amer. J. Sci. Arts ser. 2, 14:336. 1852 (W. H. Emory, Not. milit. reconn. 158. 1848, nom. inval.)
Link to protologue:
Comment: publication by Engelmann in 1848 was provisional, as he stated: "the names given by me, must remain doubtful till we are able to obtain some more data to characterize the species"
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Nov-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  2. Benson, L. The cacti of the United States and Canada. 1982 (Cact US Can) 934.
  3. Bravo-Hollis, H. & H. Sánchez-Mejorada 1978. Las Cactáceas de México, vol. 1 - 1978, vols. 2,3 - 1991 (Cact Mex) 609.
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  5. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  6. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Munz, P. A. & D. D. Keck A California flora. (F CalifMunz)
  9. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert. (F SonorDes)

Check other web resources for Cereus giganteus Engelm. :

  • 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=310458. Accessed 23 October 2018.