Family:
Cactaceae Juss.
Genus:
Cereus Mill.

Cereus horrispinus Backeb.

This species is accepted, and its native range is N. Colombia to NW. Venezuela.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Biogeografic region: Caribbean. Elevation range: 0–0 m a.s.l. Native to Colombia. Colombian departments: Atlántico.
Habit
Shrub.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): NT. Listed in Appendix II of CITES.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Nativa en Colombia; Alt. 0 - 50 m.; Llanura del Caribe.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto
Conservation
No Evaluada

Native to:

Colombia, Venezuela

Cereus horrispinus Backeb. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Taylor [615], Venezuela K000101624 No
Taylor [634], Venezuela K000101628 No
Taylor [611], Venezuela K000101632 No
Taylor [611], Venezuela K000101631 No
Bunting [5499], Venezuela K000101619 No
Venezuela K000101632 No
Venezuela K000101624 No
Venezuela K000101628 No
Venezuela K000101619 No
Venezuela K000101631 No

First published in Monatsschr. Deutsch. Kakteen-Ges. 2: 164 (1930)

Accepted by

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

Literature

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
  • CITES (2021). Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora. https://cites.org/eng/app/appendices.php
  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • IUCN (2021). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2021-2. https://www.iucnredlist.org.

  • Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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

  • Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0