1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Selenicereus Britton & Rose
      1. Selenicereus nelsonii (Weing.) Britton & Rose

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Hidalgo, Veracruz, Chiapas).

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast

    Selenicereus nelsonii (Weing.) Britton & Rose appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Cact. 4: 283 (1923)

    Accepted by

    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Meyrán García, J. (2008). El género Selenicereus en México Cactáceas y suculentas Mexicanas 53: 76-95.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.
    • Meyrán García, J. (2008). El género Selenicereus en México Cactáceas y suculentas Mexicanas 53: 76-95.

    Sources

    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