Echinocereus pentalophus

Echinocereus pentalophus

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: Echinocereus
Sectio: E. sect. Echinocereus
Species: Echinocereus pentalophus
Subspecies: E. p. subsp. leonensis – E. p. subsp. pentalophus – E. p. subsp. procumbens

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SynonymsEdit

  • Cereus pentalophus DC. in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 17: 117. 1828 syn. sec. Guzmán Cruz & al. 2003
  • Echinocereus pentalophus (DC.) Lem., Cactées: 56. 1868 syn. sec. ???
    • Cereus pentalophus var. radicans DC. in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 17: 117. 1828 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Cereus pentalophus var. simplex DC. in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 17: 117. 1828 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Cereus pentalophus var. subarticulatus DC. in Mém. Mus. Hist. Nat. 17: 117. 1828 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Cereus propinquus Salm-Dyck ex Otto in Allg. Gartenzeitung 1: 366. 1833 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Cereus leptacanthus DC. ex Pfeiff., Enum. Diagn. Cact.: 101. 1837 syn. sec. Guzmán Cruz & al. 2003
    • Cereus leptacanthus DC. ex Salm-Dyck, Cact. Hort. Dyck., ed. 1844: 23. 1845 syn. sec. Sánchez & al. 2018
  • Echinocereus leptacanthus (DC. ex Salm-Dyck) K.Schum., Gesamtbeschr. Kakt.: 260. 1898 syn. sec. Guzmán Cruz & al. 2003
    • Cereus propinquus var. subarticulatus Pfeiff. ex C.F.Först., Handb. Cacteenk.: 373. 1846 syn. sec. Britton & Rose 1922
    • Echinocereus procumbens var. longispinus Hirscht in Monatsschr. Kakteenk. 12: 135. 1902 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
    • Echinocereus runyonii Orcutt in Cactography 5. 1926 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • E. Mexico (to Jalisco).

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

English: ladyfinger cactus
español: Órgano-pequeño alicoche falso, alicoche, cardoncillo
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