Pachycereus pringlei (S.Watson) Britton & Rose

First published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 422 (1909)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is NW. Mexico (to Durango). It is a succulent tree and grows primarily in the desert or dry shrubland biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Arias, S. & Terrazas, T. (2009). Taxonomic revision of Pachycereus (Cactaceae). Systematic Botany 34: 68-83.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Arias, S. & Terrazas, T. (2009). Taxonomic revision of Pachycereus (Cactaceae). Systematic Botany 34: 68-83.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 1, 2005 Johnston, I.M. [3160], Mexico K000062742 Yes
Pringle, C.G. [s.n.], Sonora K000062738 Unknown type material Yes
Sheldon [0], Mexico K000062740 No
Rose [16380], Mexico K000062739 No
Johnston [3313], Mexico K000062741 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images