Cephalocereus senilis

Cephalocereus senilis

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: Echinocereeae
Genus: Cephalocereus
Species: Cephalocereus senilis

NameEdit

Cephalocereus senilis (Haw.) Pfeiff., 1838

SynonymsEdit

  • Cactus senilis Haw. in Philos. Mag. J. 63: 41. 1824 syn. sec. Tapia & al. 2017
  • Cereus senilis (Haw.) DC., Prodr. 3: 464. 1828 syn. sec. Tapia & al. 2017
  • Cephalophorus senilis (Haw.) Lem., Cact. aliq. nov.: 7. 1838 syn. sec. Tapia & al. 2017
  • Echinocactus senilis (Haw.) Beaton in Gard. Mag. & Reg. Rural Domest. Improv. 15: 550. 1839 syn. sec. Tapia & al. 2017
  • Pilocereus senilis (Haw.) Lem., Cact. Gen. Sp. Nov.: 7. 1839 syn. sec. Tapia & al. 2017
  • Cephalocereus senilis (Haw.) K.Schum. in Engler & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(6a): 181. 1894 syn. sec. Tapia & al. 2017
  • Euporteria senilis (Phil.) Kreuz. & Buining in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 50: 201. 1941 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Cactus bradypus Lehm., Ind. Sem. Hort. Hamburg.: 17. 1826 syn. sec. Tapia & al. 2017
  • Cereus bradypus (Lehm.) Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 1: 333. 1840 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Echinocactus staplesiae Tate in Gard. Mag. & Reg. Rural Domest. Improv. 16: 27. 1840 syn. sec. Britton & Rose 1920
    • Melocactus bradypus Lehm. ex Steud., Nomencl. Bot., ed. 2, 2(2-5): 122. 1841 syn. sec. Britton & Rose 1920
    • Pilocereus senilis var. cristatus Mathsson syn. sec. Tropicos

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • NE. Mexico (to Veracruz).

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

Deutsch: Greisenhaupt
English: Old Man Cactus
español: Cacto Viejito
suomi: Vaarinkaktus
français: Tête de Vieillard
Nederlands: Grijsaard
svenska: Gubbhuvud
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