1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Disocactus Lindl.
      1. Disocactus macranthus (Alexander) Kimnach & Hutchison

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Mexico to Guatemala.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Guatemala, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest

    Disocactus macranthus (Alexander) Kimnach & Hutchison appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Alexander [0], Mexico K000062705
    MacDougall, T.B. [A197], Mexico K000062702
    MacDougall, T.B. [A185], Mexico K000062701
    MacDougall, T.B. [A203], Mexico K000062703
    MacDougall, T.B. [A196], Mexico K000062704

    First published in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 29: 78 (1957)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Cruz, M.Á., Arias, S. & Terrazas, T. (2016). Molecular phylogeny and taxonomy of the genus Disocactus (Cactaceae), based on the DNA sequences of six chloroplast markers Willdenowia 46: 145-164.
    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Véliz, M. (2008). Las Cactáceas de Guatemala: 1-129. Unidad de Investigación Herbario BIGU, Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala.
    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Véliz, M. (2008). Las Cactáceas de Guatemala: 1-129. Unidad de Investigación Herbario BIGU, Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala.

    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 2019. 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 2019. 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