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Copiapoa  Britton & Rose
Taxonomic Serial No.: 906994

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Pilocopiapoa F. Ritter
    Copiapoa macracantha (Salm-Dyck) Mereg.
  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  
                               GenusCopiapoa Britton & Rose  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Copiapoa ahremephiana N.P. Taylor & G.J. Charles  
                                  Species Copiapoa calderiana F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa cinerascens (Salm-Dyck) Britton & Rose  
                                  Species Copiapoa cinerea (Phil.) Britton & Rose  
                                  Species Copiapoa coquimbana (Karw. ex Rümpler) Britton & Rose  
                                  Species Copiapoa dealbata F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa decorticans N.P. Taylor & G.J. Charles  
                                  Species Copiapoa echinoides (Lem.) Britton & Rose  
                                  Species Copiapoa esmeraldana F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa fiedleriana (K. Schum.) Backeb.  
                                  Species Copiapoa grandiflora F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa humilis (Phil.) Hutchison  
                                  Species Copiapoa hypogaea F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa krainziana F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa longistaminea F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa marginata (Salm-Dyck) Britton & Rose  
                                  Species Copiapoa megarhiza Britton & Rose  
                                  Species Copiapoa montana F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa serpentisulcata F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa solaris (F. Ritter) F. Ritter  
                                  Species Copiapoa taltalensis (Werderm.) Looser  

  Expert: Charles A. Butterworth, Ph.D.  
  Notes: ITIS Cactaceae Steward   
  Reference for: Copiapoa    
  Other Source(s):    
  Reference for:    
  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: Copiapoa   

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