Leuenbergeria Lodé

First published in Cact.-Avent. Int. 97: 26 (2013 publ. 2012)
This genus is accepted
The native range of this genus is S. Mexico to Venezuela, Caribbean, E. Brazil.

Distribution

Native to:

Aruba, Brazil Northeast, Brazil Southeast, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Guatemala, Haiti, Honduras, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Venezuela, Venezuelan Antilles

Introduced into:

Leeward Is., Trinidad-Tobago, Vietnam, Windward Is.

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Asai, I. & Miyata, K. (2016). An enumeration of Rhodocactus, a genus segregated from Pereskia. The Journal of Japanese Botany 91: 7-12.
  • Taylor, N.P. & al. (2022). Further additions and corrections to Cacti of Eastern Brazil. Bradleya. Yearbook of the British Cactus and Succulent Society 40: 61-92.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • 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