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Taxon: Selenicereus grandiflorus (L.) Britton & Rose

Genus: Selenicereus
Family: Cactaceae subfamily: Cactoideae tribe: Hylocereeae.
Nomen number: 33593
Place of publication: Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12:430. 1909
Name verified on: 02-Mar-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 02-Mar-2004
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES OF CONSERVATION CONCERN BECAUSE RARE OR ENDANGERED

Species on the following lists:


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Distributional range:

      Native:
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Mexico [e.]
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Cayman Islands; Cuba; Dominican Republic; Haiti; Jamaica
    Mesoamerica: Nicaragua

      Naturalized: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)
  • NORTHERN AMERICA
    Southeastern U.S.A.: United States - Florida
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Caribbean: Bahamas; Barbados; Guadeloupe; Martinique; Netherlands Antilles; Puerto Rico; Virgin Islands (British); Virgin Islands (U.S.)

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

      Other:
  • exact native range obscure

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Synonyms:


Check other web resources for Selenicereus grandiflorus (L.) Britton & Rose:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?33593 (24 July 2014)

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