Taxon profile


Discocactus Pfeiff.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Cactaceae »  tribus Trichocereeae

Included taxa

Number of records: 11

species Discocactus bahiensis Britton & Rose
species Discocactus boliviensis Buining & Brederoo
species Discocactus catingicola Buining & Brederoo
species Discocactus diersianus Esteves
species Discocactus ferricola Buining & Brederoo
species Discocactus hartmannii (K. Schum.) Britton & Rose
species Discocactus heptacanthus (Barbosa Rodrigues) Britton & Rose
species Discocactus horstii Buining & Brederoo ex Buining

Discocactus horstii

species Discocactus placentiformis (Lehm.) K.Schum.
species Discocactus pseudoinsignis N.P. Taylor & Zappi
species Discocactus zehntneri Britton & Rose

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1279917]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Discocactus Pfeiffer, 1837]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Discocactus Pfeiff.]
Data retrieved on: 25 September 2019

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