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Taxon: Cylindropuntia fulgida (Engelm.) F. M. Knuth

Genus: Cylindropuntia
Family: Cactaceae subfamily: Opuntioideae tribe: Cylindropuntieae.
Nomen number: 448890
Place of publication: C. Backeberg & F. M. Knuth, Kaktus-ABC 126. 1935
Name verified on: 04-Oct-2005 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 04-Dec-2007
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES OF CONSERVATION CONCERN BECAUSE RARE OR ENDANGERED

Species on the following lists:


Common names:

  • boxing-glove cactus   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • boxing-glove cholla   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • brinkadora   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • chain-fruit cholla   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • club cactus   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • jumping cholla   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • smooth chain-fruit cholla   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • Sonoran jumping cholla   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • roseakaktus   (Source: Weeds SAfr 2001 [as Opuntia fulgida]) – Afrikaans

Economic importance:

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Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
      Naturalized:
  • AFRICA
    Southern Africa: South Africa

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Cylindropuntia fulgida (Engelm.) F. M. Knuth:

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP: North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program
  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
More:
  • Check PlantSystematics.org for additional images
  • Google Images 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.

Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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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?448890 (20 October 2014)

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