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Taxon: Ariocarpus fissuratus (Engelm.) K. Schum.

 
Genus: Ariocarpus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 319155
Place of publication: H. G. A. Engler & K. A. E. Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(6a):195. 1894
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 18-May-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • false peyote  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • living-rock  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • living-rock cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • star cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • star-rock  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • chaute  (Source: F NAmer) - Spanish
  • chautle  (Source: F NAmer) - Spanish
  • peyote cimarrón  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish
  • rynkig myrkottskaktus  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I:
  • Environmental: ornamental (only when propagated from seeds fide Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. 1963. A revision of Ariocarpus (Cactaceae). IV. Formal taxonomy of the subgenus Roseocactus Amer. J. Bot. 50:729.
  3. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  4. Anderson, E. F. et al. Threatened cacti of Mexico. (Threat Cact Mex)
  5. Benson, L. The cacti of the United States and Canada. 1982 (Cact US Can)
  6. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  7. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  8. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  9. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist. 1992 (CITES Cact L)
  10. Hunt, D. et al., eds. The new cactus lexicon. 2006 (Cact Lexicon)
  11. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Ariocarpus fissuratus (Engelm.) K. Schum. :

  • 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=319155. Accessed 13 November 2018.