1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Discocactus Pfeiff.
      1. Discocactus heptacanthus (Barb.Rodr.) Britton & Rose

        This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Central Brazil (to Tocantins).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Brazil North, Brazil West-Central

    Discocactus heptacanthus (Barb.Rodr.) Britton & Rose appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Horst [HU632], Brazil K000251247
    Horst [HU585], Brazil K000251248
    Horst [HU631], Brazil K000251250
    Horst [HU526], Brazil K000251249
    Horst [HU431], Brazil K000251246
    Burchell [7815], Brazil K000251244
    Braun [304], Brazil K000251251
    Horst, K.I. [HU760], Bahia K000013275
    Ramos et al [6503], Mato Grosso K000251245

    First published in Cact. 3: 218 (1922)

    Accepted by

    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    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