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Peniocereus  (A. Berger) Britton & Rose
Taxonomic Serial No.: 500467

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Neoevansia W.T. Marshall
    Wilcoxia Britton & Rose
    Nyctocereus (A. Berger) Britton & Rose
    Cereus greggii var. aboriginum
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2013   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                            FamilyCactaceae Juss. – cactus, cacti  
                               GenusPeniocereus (A. Berger) Britton & Rose  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Peniocereus castellae Sánchez-Mej.  
                                  Species Peniocereus chiapensis (Bravo) Gómez-Hin. & H.M. Hern.  
                                  Species Peniocereus cuixmalensis Sánchez-Mej.  
                                  Species Peniocereus fosterianus Cutak  
                                  Species Peniocereus greggii (Engelm.) Britton & Rose – nightblooming cereus 
                                  Species Peniocereus guatemalensis (Britton & Rose) D.R. Hunt  
                                  Species Peniocereus hirschtianus (K. Schum.) D.R. Hunt  
                                  Species Peniocereus johnstonii Britton & Rose  
                                  Species Peniocereus lazaro-cardenasii (J.L. Contr., J. Jiménez Ram., Sánchez-Mej. & C.A. Toledo) D.R. Hunt  
                                  Species Peniocereus macdougallii Cutak  
                                  Species Peniocereus maculatus (Weing.) Cutak  
                                  Species Peniocereus marianus (Gentry) Sánchez-Mej.  
                                  Species Peniocereus oaxacensis (Britton & Rose) D.R. Hunt  
                                  Species Peniocereus occidentalis Bravo  
                                  Species Peniocereus rosei J.G. Ortega  
                                  Species Peniocereus serpentinus (Lag. & Rodr.) N.P. Taylor  
                                  Species Peniocereus striatus (Brandegee) Buxb. – gearstem cactus 
                                  Species Peniocereus tepalcatepecanus Sánchez-Mej.  
                                  Species Peniocereus viperinus (F.A.C. Weber) Buxb.  
                                  Species Peniocereus zopilotensis (J. Meyrán) Buxb.  

  Expert: Charles A. Butterworth, Ph.D.  
  Notes: ITIS Cactaceae Steward   
  Reference for: Peniocereus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Peniocereus   
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA.   
  Reference for: Peniocereus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hunt, David  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The New Cactus Lexicon: Text   
  Page(s): x + 373   
  Publisher: dh books   
  Publication Place: Milborne Port, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-9538134-5-2   
  Reference for: Peniocereus   

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