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Taxon: Pediocactus knowltonii L. D. Benson

 
Genus: Pediocactus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 319228
Place of publication: Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 32:193. 1960
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Knowlton's cactus  (Source: US Fish & Wildl List) - English
  • Knowlton's minute cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Knowlton's pincushion cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • thimble plains cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I:
  • Fish & Wildlife Endangered species:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (Rio Arriba 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)
  3. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist. 1992 (CITES Cact L)
  6. Kartesz, J. T. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. (L US Can ed2)
  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)

Check other web resources for Pediocactus knowltonii L. D. Benson :

  • 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=319228. Accessed 14 November 2018.