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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Bahia).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast

    Melocactus glaucescens Buining & Brederoo appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Harley, R.M. [27393], Brazil 55261.000
    Harley, R.M. [27397], Brazil 55264.000

    First published in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 44: 159 (1972)

    Accepted by

    • Giulietti & al. (2009). Plantas raras do Brasil: 1-496. Conservação International, Belo Horizonte, MG.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Giulietti & al. (2009). Plantas raras do Brasil: 1-496. Conservação International, Belo Horizonte, MG.

    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.
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    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