Taxon profile


Leptocereus (A. Berger) Britton & Rose

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

Included taxa

Number of records: 15

species Leptocereus arboreus Britton & Rose
species Leptocereus assurgens (C. Wright & Grisebach) Britton & Rose
species Leptocereus carinatus Areces
species Leptocereus ekmanii (Werdermann) F.M. Knuth
species Leptocereus grantianus Britton - Sebucan
species Leptocereus leonii Britton & Rose
species Leptocereus maxonii Britton & Rose
species Leptocereus paniculatus (Lamarck) D.R. Hunt
species Leptocereus prostratus Britton & Rose
species Leptocereus quadricostatus (Bello) Britton & Rose - Pitahaya
species Leptocereus santamarinae Areces
species Leptocereus sylvestris Britton & Rose
species Leptocereus weingartianus (M. Hartmann ex Dams) Britton & Rose
species Leptocereus wrightii León

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1382822]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Leptocereus (A. Berger) N.L. Britton & J.N. Rose, 1909]
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 Leptocereus Britton & Rose]
Data retrieved on: 25 September 2019

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