1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Cleistocactus Lem.

      1. This genus is accepted, and its native range is Peru to Uruguay.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil West-Central, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay

    Introduced into:

    Canary Is.

    Cleistocactus Lem. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 7, 1992 Munter [17], Peru 65088.000
    Jan 1, 1990 Madsen, J.E. [86221], Ecuador 77128.000
    52286.000
    73431.000
    77112.000
    Ritter, F. [FR332], Bolivia 64650.000
    Ritter, F. [FR837], Argentina 76980.000
    Akers, J., Peru 52279.000
    Koehres, G. [FR837], Argentina 76926.000
    Loxanthocereus 73463.000

    First published in Ill. Hort. 8(Misc.): 35 (1861)

    Accepted by

    • Lowry, M. (2016). A synopsis of the genus Cleistocactus Lemaire (Cactaceae) Bradleya. Yearbook of the British Cactus and Succulent Society 34: 148-186.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    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 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