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Pilosocereus royenii  (L.) Byles & G.D. Rowley
Taxonomic Serial No.: 504399

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Pilosocereus nobilis (Haw.) Byles & G.D. Rowley
    Cephalocereus royenii (L.) Britton & Rose
    Cephalocereus nobilis (Haw.) Britton & Rose
    Cereus royenii (L.) Mill.
    Cereus strictus DC.
    Pilocereus strictus (DC.) Rümpler
    Cephalocereus monoclonos (DC.) Britton & Rose
    Cephalocereus millspaughii Britton
    Cephalocereus swartzii (Griseb.) Britton & Rose
    Cephalocereus gaumeri Britton & Rose
    Cephalocereus barbadensis Britton & Rose
    Pseudopilocereus nobilis (Haw.) Buxb.
    Pilosocereus barbadensis (Britton & Rose) Byles & G.D. Rowley
    Pilosocereus gaumeri (Britton & Rose) Backeb.
    Pilosocereus monoclonos (DC.) Byles & G.D. Rowley
    Pilosocereus millspaughii (Britton) Byles & G.D. Rowley
    Pilosocereus urbanianus (K. Schum.) Byles & G.D. Rowley
    Pilosocereus swartzii (Griseb.) Byles & G.D. Rowley
  Common Name(s): Royen's tree cactus
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                               GenusPilosocereus Byles & G.D. Rowley – tree cactus  
                                  SpeciesPilosocereus royenii (L.) Byles & G.D. Rowley – Royen's tree cactus  

  Expert: Charles A. Butterworth, Ph.D.  
  Notes: ITIS Cactaceae Steward   
  Reference for: Pilosocereus royenii    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Checklist of CITES Species Part 1 CITES species index, CD-ROM (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: UNEP-WCMC (Comps.) 2011. Checklist of CITES species (CD-ROM). CITES Secretariat, Geneva, Switzerland, and UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge, United Kingdom. ISBN 2-88323-030-7. Available online at or from CITES Secretariat, Chemin des Anémones, 1219 Châtelaine, Genève, Switzerland   
  Reference for: Pilosocereus royenii   
  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: Pilosocereus royenii   
  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: Pilosocereus royenii   
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 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Caribbean  
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Caribbean Territories, Native  



  Comment: CITES: Appendix II listed under Cactaceae, adopted at the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (Doha, 2010)  



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