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Taxon: Oreocereus celsianus (Lem. ex Salm-Dyck) Riccob.

 
Genus: Oreocereus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Trichocereeae
Nomen number: 464926
Place of publication: Boll. Reale Orto Bot. Giardino Colon. Palermo 8:259. 1909
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 15-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 15-Apr-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • old-man-of-the-Andes  (Source: Cact Fam) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • WESTERN SOUTH AMERICA: Bolivia [Chuquisaca, La Paz, Potosí, Tarija]
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Argentina [Jujuy]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family (Cact Fam)
  2. Brako, L. & J. L. Zarucchi Catalogue of the flowering plants and gymnosperms of Peru. Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 45 (L Peru)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen (Zander Ency)
  4. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist, ed. 2 (CITES Cact L ed2)
  5. Hunt, D. et al., eds. The new cactus lexicon (Cact Lexicon)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening (Dict Gard)
  7. Instituto de Botánica Darwinion Flora del Conosur. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares. (F ConoSur)
  8. Jørgensen, P. M., ed. Catálogo de las plantas vasculares de Bolivia (Catalogue of vascular plants of Bolivia) (on-line resource). (L Bolivia Online)
  9. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Oreocereus celsianus (Lem. ex Salm-Dyck) Riccob. :

  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • 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=464926. Accessed 17 June 2019.