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Taxon: Harrisia fragrans Small ex Britton & Rose

 
Genus: Harrisia
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Trichocereeae
Nomen number: 318595
Place of publication: Cact. 2:149. 1920
Link to protologue:
Comment: name attributed to Small, but no indication anywhere in work that Small provided descriptions for any taxa
Name Verified on: 21-Feb-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 21-Feb-1996
Species priority site is: National Laboratory for Genetic Resources Preservation (NSSL)
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Caribbean apple cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • fragrant prickly-apple cactus  (Source: Castanea) - English
  • fragrant woolly cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Center for Plant Conservation listed:
  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (St. Lucie Co.)]


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. Center for Plant Conservation Center for Plant Conservation National Collection of Endangered Plants (on-line resource). (CPC Nat Coll)
  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. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist. 1992 (CITES Cact L)
  7. United States Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Species Information: threatened and endangered animals and plants (on-line resource). (US Fish & Wildl List)
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  9. Wunderlin, R. P. Guide to the vascular plants of central Florida. 1982 (F CFla)

Check other web resources for Harrisia fragrans Small ex 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=318595. Accessed 9 December 2018.