Carnegiea gigantea

Taxonavigation edit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Echinocereeae
Genus: Carnegiea
Species: C. gigantea

Name edit

Carnegiea Britton & Rose, 1908

Homonyms

  • Carnegiea Perkins in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 101(Heft 49): 37 (1911), nom. illeg. vide Hedycarya' J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. in Char. Gen. Pl.: 127 (1776)

Distribution edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southwestern USA
      • Arizona, California
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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Vernacular names edit

polski: Karnegia
svenska: Saguarokaktusar
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