Pachycereus

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: Pachycereus
Species: P. gaumeri – P. grandis – P. militaris – P. pecten-aboriginum – P. pringlei – P. tepamo – P. weberi

NameEdit

Pachycereus Britton & Rose, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12(10): 420. 1909.

SynonymsEdit

  • Heterotypic
    • Cereus subg. Pachycereus A.Berger in Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 16: 63. 1905
    • Backebergia Bravo in Anales Inst. Biol. Univ. Nac. Mexico 24: 230. 1954
    • Pterocereus T.MacDoug. & Miranda in Ceiba 4: 135. 1954

DistributionEdit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Mexico to Central America
      • El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua

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

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Vernacular namesEdit

suomi: Pilarikaktukset
svenska: Krusbärspelarkaktussläktet
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