1. Family: Cactaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Epiphyllum Haw.
      1. Epiphyllum chrysocardium Alexander

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Tabasco, Chiapas).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Southeast

    Epiphyllum chrysocardium Alexander appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1962 MacDougall, T.B. [A198], Mexico Selenicereus chrysocardium K000101286 Unknown type material
    Jan 1, 1962 MacDougall, T.B. [A198], Mexico Selenicereus chrysocardium K000062666 Unknown type material

    First published in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 28: 4 (1956)

    Accepted by

    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Selenicereus chrysocardium.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

    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