1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Selenicereus Britton & Rose
      1. Selenicereus monacanthus (Lem.) D.R.Hunt

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Nicaragua to Trinidad and Peru.

    [CPLC]

    Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

    Distribution
    Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 2000 m.; Andes, Llanura del Caribe, Orinoquia.
    Habit
    Hierba, epífita
    Conservation
    No Evaluada

    Distribution

    Doubtfully present in:

    French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname

    Native to:

    Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Trinidad-Tobago, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles

    Introduced into:

    Galápagos

    Selenicereus monacanthus (Lem.) D.R.Hunt appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Hylocereus polyrhizus 29047.381
    Horich [194], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101231
    Horich [194], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101230
    Horich [194], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101229
    Horich [194], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101227
    Horich [194], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101226
    Horich [194], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101228
    Hunt [89135], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101225
    Hunt [89142], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101224
    Smith, H. Herbert [1559], Colombia Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101220
    Curran [359], Colombia Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101222
    Madsen [61067], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101223
    Madsen [61080], Ecuador Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101232
    Holton [23], Colombia Hylocereus polyrhizus K000101221
    Hylocereus monacanthus 25058.000
    Hylocereus monacanthus K000101246
    Maxon [6705], Panama Hylocereus monacanthus K000101211
    Montalvo [6289], El Salvador Hylocereus monacanthus K000100177
    Hylocereus lemairei K000101239
    Taylor, W. [0] Hylocereus lemairei K000101243
    Taylor, W. [0] Hylocereus lemairei K000101242
    Taylor [572], Venezuela Hylocereus lemairei K000275317
    Taylor [649], Venezuela Hylocereus lemairei K000275319
    Taylor [640], Venezuela Hylocereus lemairei K000275316
    Taylor [595], Venezuela Hylocereus lemairei K000275318
    Philcox [7710], Trinidad & Tobago Hylocereus lemairei K000101193
    Broadway [0] Hylocereus lemairei K000101194
    Williams [12507] Hylocereus lemairei K000101192
    Williams [0], Venezuela Hylocereus lemairei K000101210
    Jenman [4404], Guyana Hylocereus lemairei K000101247
    Brown, E. N. [0] Hylocereus lemairei K000101240

    First published in Cactaceae Syst. Init. 36: 33 (2017)

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Jaramillo Díaz, P. & Guézou, A. (2017). CDF Checklist of Galapagos Vascular Plants - FCD Lista de especies de Plantas Vasculares de Galápagos http://www.darwinfoundation.org/datazone/checklists/vascular-plants/.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.
    • Correa A., Mireya D. Galdames, Carmen Correa A., M. D., C. Galdames & M. S. de Stapf (2004). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de Panamá: 1-599. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.
    • Boggan, J. Funck, V. & Kelloff, C. (1997). Checklist of the Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Surinam, Franch Guiana) ed. 2: 1-238. University of Guyana, Georgetown.

    Sources

    Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    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