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Taxon: Ariocarpus scaphirostris Boed.

 
Genus: Ariocarpus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 319164
Place of publication: Monatsschr. Deutsch. Kakteen-Ges. 2:60. 1930 "scapharostrus"
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 03-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Dec-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Nuevo León living-rock cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • orejas de conejo  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish
  • orejitas  (Source: Cact Fam) - Spanish
  • stävmyrkottskaktus  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I:
  • Environmental: ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Nuevo Leon (w.-c.)]


    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. 1964. A revision of Ariocarpus (Cactaceae). IV. Formal taxonomy of the subgenus Roseocactus Amer. J. Bot. 51:149.
  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. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist. 1992 (CITES Cact L)
  8. Hunt, D. et al., eds. The new cactus lexicon. 2006 (Cact Lexicon)
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Ariocarpus scaphirostris Boed. :

  • 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=319164. Accessed 15 November 2018.