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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Peru to NW. Argentina.

Native to:

Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Chile North, Peru

Introduced into:

Canary Is.

Oreocereus Riccob. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
52285.000

First published in Boll. Reale Orto Bot. Palermo 8: 258 (1909)

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. 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 2021. 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