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This species is accepted, and its native range is Bolivia to N. Central Argentina.
Cereus hankeanus F.A.C.Weber ex K.Schum.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Paraguay

Cereus forbesii C.F.Först. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
14475.000
Jan 1, 2002 Nee, M. [50321], Bolivia Cereus comarapanus K000036563
Nee [50733], Bolivia Cereus comarapanus K000009603

First published in Handb. Cakteenk.: 398 (1846)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Not accepted by

  • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Cereus hankeanus.]

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

Kew Science Photographs
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