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Taxon: Leuchtenbergia principis Hook.

 
Genus: Leuchtenbergia
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 319209
Place of publication: Bot. Mag. 74: t. 4393. 1848
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila de Zaragoza, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Hidalgo, Guanajuato]


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. Anderson, E. F. et al. Threatened cacti of Mexico. (Threat Cact Mex)
  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. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist. 1992 (CITES Cact L)
  6. Hunt, D. R. 1997. Amendments to CITES Appendix I listings Cactaceae Consensus Init. 2:18.

Check other web resources for Leuchtenbergia principis Hook. :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=319209. Accessed 23 March 2019.