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Taxon: Ariocarpus retusus Scheidw.

 
Genus: Ariocarpus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 319159
Place of publication: Bull. Acad. Roy. Sci. Bruxelles 5:492. 1838
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I:
  • Environmental: ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila de Zaragoza, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

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. Anderson, E. F. et al. 1994. Threatened cacti of Mexico.
  3. Anderson, E. F. 1964. A revision of Ariocarpus (Cactaceae). IV. Formal taxonomy of the subgenus Roseocactus. Amer. J. Bot. 51:144.
  4. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  5. Benson, L. 1982. The cacti of the United States and Canada Note: mentions
  6. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  7. Hunt, D. et al., eds. 2006. The new cactus lexicon
  8. Hunt, D. 1992. CITES Cactaceae checklist
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.
  10. Zhong Guo & Hua Jing. 1993. China floral encyclopaedia.

Check other web resources for Ariocarpus retusus Scheidw. :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=319159. Accessed 15 October 2019.