1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Cephalocereus Pfeiff.
      1. Cephalocereus senilis (Haw.) Pfeiff.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NE. Mexico (to Veracruz).

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast

    Cephalocereus senilis (Haw.) Pfeiff. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Rose, J.N. [9100], Mexico K000062755
    Brown, E. N. [0] K000250563

    First published in Allg. Gartenzeitung 6: 142 (1838)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0