Family:
Cactaceae Juss.

Pachycereus (A.Berger) Britton & Rose

This genus is accepted, and its native range is Mexico to Central America.

Native to:

El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua

Pachycereus (A.Berger) Britton & Rose appears in other Kew resources:

First published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 420 (1909)

Accepted by

  • Arias, S. & Terrazas, T. (2009). Taxonomic revision of Pachycereus (Cactaceae) Systematic Botany 34: 68-83.

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2022. 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 2022. 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