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Taxon: Graptopetalum amethystinum (Rose) E. Walther

Genus: Graptopetalum
Family: Crassulaceae subfamily: Sedoideae tribe: Sedeae subtribe: Sedinae
Nomen number: 410624
Place of publication: J. Cact. Succ. Soc. Amer. 3:12. 1931
Name verified on: 30-Apr-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 23-May-2005
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

Economic importance:

Distributional range:

    Northern Mexico: Mexico - Durango, Sinaloa
    Southern Mexico: Mexico - Jalisco

  • also cultivated




Check other web resources for Graptopetalum amethystinum (Rose) E. Walther:

  • 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:

  • 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: (27 March 2015)

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