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Taxon: Cylindropuntia fulgida (Engelm.) F. M. Knuth

 
Genus: Cylindropuntia
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe: Cylindropuntieae
Nomen number: 448890
Place of publication: C. Backeberg & F. M. Knuth, Kaktus-ABC 126. 1936
Link to protologue:
Comment: for the date of publication of this work see Taxon 45: 513-514. 1996
Name Verified on: 04-Oct-2005 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:

  • boxing-glove cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • boxing-glove cholla  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • brinkadora  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • chain-fruit cholla  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • club cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • jumping cholla  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • smooth chain-fruit cholla  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Sonoran jumping cholla  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • roseakaktus  (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001) - Afrikaans

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental:
  • Human food:
  • Weed:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja, Sinaloa, Sonora]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa


References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  2. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  3. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  4. Henderson, L. 2001. Alien weeds and invasive plants: a complete guide to declared weeds and invaders in South Africa. Plant Protection Research Institute, Handbook 12 Note: = Opuntia fulgida Engelm.
  5. Henderson, L. 2015. Karoo invasion: prevention is better than cure. S. African Pl. Invaders Atlas Newslett. 35:4.
  6. Hunt, D. et al., eds. 2006. The new cactus lexicon

Check other web resources for Cylindropuntia fulgida (Engelm.) F. M. Knuth :

  • 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:
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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=448890. Accessed 19 July 2019.