Taxon profile


sweetpotato cactus
Cereus P. Miller

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


Included taxa

Number of records: 15

subgenus Cereus P. Miller
subgenus Ebneria (Backeberg) Hunt
subgenus Mirabella (Ritter) N.P. Taylor
subgenus Oblongicarpi (Croizat) D. Hunt & Taylor
species Cereus braunii Cárdenas
species Cereus cochabambensis Cárdenas
species Cereus comarapanus Cárdenas
species Cereus haageanus (Backeberg) N.P. Taylor
species Cereus huilunchu Cárdenas
species Cereus pachyrhizus K. Schumann
species Cereus pterogonus Lem.

Cereus pterogonus

species Cereus roseiflorus Spegazzini
species Cereus tacuaralensis Cárdenas
species Cereus uruguayanus R. Kiesling

Cereus uruguayanus

species Cereus validus Haworth

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