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Taxon: Harrisia simpsonii Small ex Britton & Rose

 
Genus: Harrisia
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Trichocereeae
Nomen number: 463828
Place of publication: Cact. 2:152, fig. 223. 1920
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 29-Sep-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • queen-of-the-night  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Simpson's apple cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Simpson's prickly-apple  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida (Miami-Dade & Monroe Cos.)]


References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family 373.
  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. Hunt, D. et al., eds. 2006. The new cactus lexicon 138. Note: = Harrisia gracilis (Mill.) Britton
  5. Wunderlin, R. & B. Hansen. Atlas of Florida vascular plants (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Harrisia simpsonii Small ex Britton & Rose :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=463828. Accessed 20 October 2019.