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Taxon: Karwinskia humboldtiana (Schult.) Zucc.

Genus: Karwinskia
Family: Rhamnaceae tribe: Rhamneae.
Nomen number: 21129
Place of publication: Abh. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. 2:351. 1837
Name verified on: 06-Sep-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 30-Aug-2007
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA (Check conservation status in U.S. & Canada in NatureServe Explorer database)
    South-Central U.S.A.: United States - Texas
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja Sur, Chihuahua, Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Sonora, Tamaulipas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Campeche, Colima, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Oaxaca, Puebla, Queretaro, Quintana Roo, Veracruz, Yucatan

References:

  • Arreola N., M. E. et al. 2000. Factores geográficos en la epidemiología de la intoxicación por Karwinskia (tullidora) en México. Cad. Saúde Públ. 16:255–260.
  • Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas.
  • Fernández N., R. 1992. Nombres comunes, usos y distribución geográfica del género Karwinskia (Rhamnaceae) en México. Anales Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. México 63:4–7.
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. 1978–. Flora de Veracruz.
  • IPGRI. New World Fruits Database (on-line resource).
  • Johnston, M. C. 1966. Systematic studies in the plant genus Karwinskia in Mexico and Central America. In: Yearbook American Philosophical Society 1966. 355.
  • Kingsbury, J. M. 1964. Poisonous plants of the United States and Canada. [poisonous].
  • McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2.
  • Shreve, F. & I. L. Wiggins. 1964. Vegetation and flora of the Sonoran desert.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark. 1946–1976. Flora of Guatemala.
  • Standley, P. C. 1920. Trees and shrubs of Mexico. Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 23:1-1721.
  • Wiggins, I. L. 1980. Flora of Baja California.
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Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?21129 (19 December 2014)

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