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Taxon: Ferocactus emoryi (Engelm.) Orcutt

 
Genus: Ferocactus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 310484
Place of publication: Cactography 5. 1926
Link to protologue:
Comment: rejected by most American authors because its basionym, Echinocactus emoryi Engelm. (1848, nom. provis.? & 1856, nom. illeg.?), was either a) illegitimate or b) not validly published; must be based on a legitimate basionym of 1856
Name Verified on: 30-Oct-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 28-Jan-2005
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Coville's barrel cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Emory's barrel cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • traveler's friend  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • sonoradjävulstunga  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (s.-c.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja California, Sinaloa, Sonora]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  3. Backeberg, C. 1977. Das Kakteen Lexikon 155.
  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. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist, ed. 2. 1999 (CITES Cact L ed2)

Check other web resources for Ferocactus emoryi (Engelm.) Orcutt :

  • 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=310484. Accessed 15 October 2018.