1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Selenicereus Britton & Rose
      1. Selenicereus spinulosus (DC.) Britton & Rose

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

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Texas

    Selenicereus spinulosus (DC.) Britton & Rose appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    K000100188
    Greene [0], USA K000100213
    True [0], Mexico K000101285
    True [0], Mexico K000062663

    First published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 431 (1909)

    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.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2003). Flora of North America North of Mexico 4: 1-559. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

    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.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2003). Flora of North America North of Mexico 4: 1-559. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.

    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