1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Melocactus Link & Otto
      1. Melocactus pachyacanthus Buining & Brederoo

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast

    Melocactus pachyacanthus Buining & Brederoo appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Harley, R.M. [27400], Brazil 55248.000

    First published in Kakteen And. Sukk. 27: 1 (1976 publ. 1975)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Forzza, R.C., Zappi, D. & Souza, V.C. (2016-continuously updated). Flora do Brasil 2020 em construção http://reflora.jbrj.gov.br/reflora/listaBrasil/ConsultaPublicaUC/ResultadoDaConsultaNovaConsulta.do.

    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