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Taxon: Astrophytum capricorne (A. Dietr.) Britton & Rose

 
Genus: Astrophytum
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 5948
Place of publication: Cact. 3:184. 1922
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 04-Dec-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila de Zaragoza, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  2. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  3. Bravo-Hollis, H. & H. Sánchez-Mejorada. Las Cactáceas de México, vol. 1 - 1978, vols. 2,3 - 1991
  4. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  6. Hunt, D. et al., eds. 2006. The new cactus lexicon
  7. Hunt, D. 1992. CITES Cactaceae checklist
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Rodriguez, A. 1994. Astrophytum: the star cacti. New Plantsman 1:84-94.
  10. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Astrophytum capricorne (A. Dietr.) Britton & Rose :

  • 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=5948. Accessed 16 July 2019.