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This species is accepted, and its native range is Brazil (Bahia, Minas Gerais, Mato Grosso).
Discocactus placentiformis K.Schum.

Native to:

Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Brazil West-Central

Discocactus placentiformis (Lehm.) K.Schum. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Horst [HU356], Minas Gerais K000251260
Harley et al [24988], Minas Gerais K000251269
Horst [HU640], Minas Gerais K000251254
Horst [HU356], Minas Gerais K000251259
Horst [HU707], Minas Gerais K000251265
Horst [HU548], Minas Gerais K000251266
Horst [HU704], Minas Gerais K000251263
Splett [700], Minas Gerais K000251271
Horst [HU357C], Minas Gerais K000251252
Horst [HU425], Minas Gerais K000251277
Horst [HU146], Minas Gerais K000251264
Taylor, N.P. [1450], Minas Gerais K000251272
Horst [HU639], Minas Gerais K000251278
Taylor, N.P. [1512], Minas Gerais K000251262
Uebelmann [HU357], Minas Gerais K000251253
Harley, R. M. et al. [24993], Minas Gerais 76981.000
Harley et al [24993], Minas Gerais K000251270
Horst [HU648], Brazil K000251274
Horst [HU232], Minas Gerais K000251261
Horst [HU105], Minas Gerais K000251276
Horst [HU707], Minas Gerais K000251255
Irwin et al [22884], Minas Gerais K000251273
Horst [HU543], Minas Gerais K000251275
Uebelmann [HU462], Minas Gerais K000251256

First published in H.G.A.Engler & K.A.E.Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3(6a): 190 (1894)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

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