Selenicereus triangularis (L.) D.R.Hunt

First published in Cactaceae Syst. Init. 36: 35 (2017)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Carribbean. It is a succulent epiphyte and grows primarily in the seasonally dry tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Cuba, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Leeward Is., Puerto Rico

Introduced into:

Canary Is., Panamá, Sicilia, St.Helena

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R., Nic Lughadha, E., Black, N., Turner, R. & Paton, A. (2021). The World Checklist of Vascular Plants, a continuously updated resource for exploring global plant diversity. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41597-021-00997-6. Scientific Data 8: 215.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Brown, L.C. (1982). The Flora and Fauna of St Helena: 1-88. Land Resources Development Centre, Surbiton, England.
  • Correa A., Mireya D. Galdames, Carmen Correa A., M. D., C. Galdames & M. S. de Stapf (2004). Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares de Panamá: 1-599. Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.
  • Verloove, F. & al. (2017). New records of naturalised and invasive cacti (Cactaceae) from Gran Canaria and Tenerife, Canary islands, Spain. Bradleya. Yearbook of the British Cactus and Succulent Society 35: 58-79.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Hylocereus cubensis 18743.000 No
Brown, E. N. [0] Hylocereus triangularis K000101248 No
Webb [0] Hylocereus triangularis K000101249 No
Webb [0] Hylocereus triangularis K000101250 No
Ekman H [H2587], Haiti Hylocereus triangularis K000101212 No
Blane [0] Hylocereus triangularis K000101251 No
Acevedo-Rodriguez, P. [5091] Hylocereus trigonus K000101218 Yes
Howard [18403] Hylocereus trigonus K000101213 Yes
Adams, M. [M24] Hylocereus trigonus K000101215 Yes
Rose, J.N. [3297], Caribbean Hylocereus trigonus K000101219 isotype Yes
Adams, M. [M1] Hylocereus trigonus K000101217 Yes
Adams, M. [M1] Hylocereus trigonus K000101216 Yes
Adams, M. [M2] Hylocereus trigonus K000101214 Yes
Hylocereus napoleonis 10599.000 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. 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 2023. 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