Fouquieria splendens Engelm.

, Mem. Tour N. Mexico [Wislizenus] 98 (1848).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Memoir of a Tour to Northern Mexico: connected with Col. Doniphan's expedition, in 1846 and 1847; with a scientific appendix and three maps. Washington, DC
Date of Publication
Apr 1848
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
F.A.Wislizenus 261
Type Herbaria
lectotype MO
Distribution Of Types
Mexico (Northern America)
Type Remarks
Protologue: common plant from the Jornada del Muerto, in New Mexico, to Chihuahua, Saltillo, and Monterey; flowers in April, fruit by the end of May.


Same citation as
Fouquieria splendens Engelm., in Wisliz. Tour North Mexico 98.