Obregonia

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Cacteae
Genus: Obregonia
Species: O. denegrii

NameEdit

Obregonia Frič, Zivot Prir. 29(2): 14 [Kakt. a Succ. 3]. 1925.

NoteEdit

The specific epithet Obregonia honors the Sonoran-born general in the Mexican Revolution. He became the 46th President of Mexico from 1920 to 1924

SynonymsEdit

  • Homotypic
    • Ariocarpus subg. Obregonia (Frič) Halda, Acta Mus. Richnov., Sect. Nat. 5(1): 37. 1998.

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: Artichoke cactus
español: obregonita
slovenščina: denegrova obregonija
svenska: Tallkottskaktus
українська: Обреґонія
中文: 帝冠
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