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Taxon: Bursera microphylla A. Gray

 
Genus: Bursera
Family: Burseraceae
Nomen number: 414217
Place of publication: Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 5:155. 1861 ("1862")
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 11-Aug-1999 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:

  • elephant-tree  (Source: Trees US) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Medicines: folklore;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Sinaloa, Sonora, Zacatecas, Baja California (Norte), Baja California Sur]


References:

  1. Hickman, J. C., ed. 1993. The Jepson manual: higher plants of California
  2. Kartesz, J. T. 1994. A synonymized checklist of the vascular flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland.
  3. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles. 1969. Arizona flora, ed. 2.
  4. Little, E. L., Jr. 1979. Checklist of United States trees, Agric. Handb. 541
  5. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  6. Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  7. Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.

Check other web resources for Bursera microphylla A. Gray :

  • 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
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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=414217. Accessed 16 July 2019.