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Taxon: Dasylirion acrotrichum (Schiede) Zucc.

Genus: Dasylirion
Family: Asparagaceae subfamily: Nolinoideae. Also placed in: Agavaceae Convallariaceae Dracaenaceae Liliaceae Nolinaceae Ruscaceae
Nomen number: 404586
Place of publication: Abh. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. 3:228, t. 1, fig. IV. 1840
Comment: date of publication verified from original literature
Name verified on: 29-Jul-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 29-Nov-2012
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Northern Mexico: Mexico - San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Aguascalientes, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Nayarit, Queretaro, Veracruz

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2002. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 17. Auflage.
  • Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening.
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. ["acrotriche"].
  • McVaugh, R. 1983–. Flora Novo-Galiciana. ["acrotriche"].
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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Dasylirion acrotrichum (Schiede) Zucc.:

  • 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.

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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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
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?404586 (22 December 2014)

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