1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Melocactus Link & Otto
      1. Melocactus paucispinus Heimen & R.J.Paul

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

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil Northeast

    Melocactus paucispinus Heimen & R.J.Paul appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Harley, R.M. [25554], Brazil 55260.000
    Harley, R.M. [27430], Brazil 55267.000
    Horst [HU537], Brazil K000251527

    First published in Kakteen And. Sukk. 34: 229 (1983)

    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.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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