Taxon: Beaucarnea recurvata Lem.

 
Genus: Beaucarnea
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Nolinoideae
Nomen number: 6608
Place of publication: Ill. Hort. 8(Misc.):59. 1861
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 14-Mar-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Feb-2015
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F; Zander ed16)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • Mexico


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  4. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Rojas-Piña, V. et al. 2014. Molecular phylogenetics and morphology of Beaucarnea (Ruscaceae) as distinct from Nolina, and the submersion of Calibanus into Beaucarnea (Taxon) 63:1193-1211.
  7. Staples, G. W. & D. R. Herbst 1996. Nomenclature changes affecting cultivated plants. I. (Baileya) 23:171.
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Beaucarnea recurvata Lem. :

  • 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.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=6608. Accessed 23 June 2018.