Cactaceae
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Standardized nomenclature following © John T. Kartesz. 1994. A Synonymized Checklist of the Vascular Flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. The Biota of North America Program of the North Carolina Botanical Garden with data from Stephan L. Hatch, Kancheepuram N. Gandhi, and Larry E. Brown. 1990. Checklist of the Vascular Plants of Texas.

Acanthocereus (Engelm. ex Berger) Britt. & Rose

tetragonus (L.) Humm. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Cereus pentagonus by Hatch et al, 1990) and known locally as: Brabedwire cereus (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Acanthocereus floridanus Small , Acanthocereus pentagonus (L.) Britt. & Rose , Cereus pentagonus (L.) Haw.

Ariocarpus Scheidw.

fissuratus (Engelm.) K. Schum. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Chautle living rock (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Mammillaria fissurata Engelm.

Astrophytum Lem.

asterias (Zucc.) Lem. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Echinocactus asterias by Hatch et al, 1990) and known locally as: Seaurchin star cactus (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocactus asterias Zucc.

Bergerocactus Britt. & Rose

emoryi (Engelm.) Engelm. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Bergerocereus emoryi (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose , Cereus emoryi Engelm.

Carnegia Britt. & Rose

gigantea (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus giganteus Engelm.

Cereus P. Mill.

hexagonus (L.) P. Mill. (BONAP Range)

uruguayanus Kiesling (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus peruvianus auct. non (L.) P. Mill. , Piptanthocereus peruvianus auct. non (L.) Riccob.

Coryphantha (Engelm.) Lem.

cornifera (DC.) Lem. (BONAP Range)

macromeris (Engelm.) Lem. (BONAP Range)

ramillosa Cutak (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Mammillaria ramillosa (Cutak) Weiniger , Mammillaria scolymoides Scheidw.

recurvata (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Mammillaria recurvata Engelm.

scheeri (Muehlenpfordt) L. Benson (BONAP Range)

sulcata (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range)

Echinocactus Link & Otto

horizonthalonius Lem. (BONAP Range)

polycephalus Engelm. & Bigelow (BONAP Range)

texensis Hopffer (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Devils pincushion, devils-head cactus, horse crippler (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Homalocephala texensis (Hopffer) Britt. & Rose

Echinocereus Engelm.

berlandieri (Engelm.) Haage f. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. No data on the distribution of Echinocereus berlandieri in Texas

chisoensis W.T. Marsh. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Echinocereus reichenbachii by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocereus reichenbachii var. chisoensis (W.T. Marsh.) L. Benson

chloranthus (Engelm.) Haage f. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

coccineus Engelm. (BONAP Range)

engelmannii (Parry ex Engelm.) Lem. (BONAP Range)

enneacanthus Engelm. (BONAP Range)

fendleri (Engelm.) F. Seitz (BONAP Range)

x lloydii Britt. & Rose (pro sp.) (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Lloyd echinocereus (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocereus roetteri (Engelm.) Ruempler

nicholii (L. Benson) Parfitt (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocereus engelmannii var. nicholii L. Benson

papillosus Linke ex Rumpl. (BONAP Range)

pectinatus (Scheidw.) Engelm. (BONAP Range)

pentalophus (DC.) Lem. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Alicoche (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

polyacanthus Engelm. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. polyacanthus (Engelm.) L. Benson

poselgeri Lem. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Cereus poselgeri by Hatch et al, 1990) and known locally as: Dahlia cereus, sacasil (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Cereus poselgeri (Lem.) Coult. , Cereus tuberosus Poselg. , Wilcoxia poselgeri (Lem.) Britt. & Rose

pseudopectinatus (N.P. Taylor) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Echinocereus pectinatus by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocereus bristolii var. pseudopectinatus N.P. Taylor , Echinocereus pectinatus var. minor auct. non (Engelm.) L. Benson

reichenbachii (Terscheck ex Walp.) Haage f. (BONAP Range)

rigidissimus (Engelm.) Haage f. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus pectinatus var. rigidissimus Engelm. , Echinocereus pectinatus var. rigidissimus (Engelm.) Rumpl.

stramineus (Engelm.) F. Seitz (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Echinocereus enneacanthus by Hatch et al, 1990) and known locally as: Strawberry c., spine mound echinocereus (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocereus enneacanthus var. stramineus (Engelm.) L. Benson

triglochidiatus Engelm. (BONAP Range)

viridiflorus Engelm. (BONAP Range)

Epithelantha A. Weber ex Britt. & Rose

micromeris (Engelm.) A. Weber ex Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

Escobaria Britt. & Rose

albicolumnaria Hester (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Coryphantha albicolumnaria (Hester) A.D. Zimmerman , Mammillaria albicolumnaria (Hester) Weniger

alversonii (Coult.) N.P. Taylor, comb. nov. ined. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Coryphantha alversonii (Coult.) Orcutt , Coryphantha vivipara var. alversonii (Coult.) L. Benson , Escobaria vivipara var. alversonii (Coult.) D.R. Hunt , Mammillaria alversonii (Coult.) Coult. ex Zeissold

dasyacantha (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range)

emskoetteriana (Quehl) Borg (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Coryphantha robertii by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Coryphantha robertii Berger , Escobaria bella Britt. & Rose , Escobaria runyonii Britt. & Rose , Mammillaria bella (Britt. & Rose) Weniger , Mammillaria robertii (Berger) Weniger

guadalupensis Brack & Heil (BONAP Range)

hesteri (Y. Wright) Buxbaum (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Coryphantha hesteri by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Coryphantha hesteri Y. Wright , Mammillaria hesteri (Y. Wright) Weniger

minima (Baird) D.R. Hunt (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Coryphantha minima by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Coryphantha minima Baird , Coryphantha nellieae Croizat , Escobaria nellieae (Croizat) Backeberg , Mammillaria nellieae (Croizat) Croizat

missouriensis (Sweet) D.R. Hunt (BONAP Range)

orcuttii Bodecker (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Coryphantha strobiliformis by Hatch et al, 1990) No data on the distribution of Coryphantha strobiliformis in Texas Synonomy: Coryphantha strobiliformis var. durispina (Quehl) L. Benson , Coryphantha strobiliformis var. orcuttii (Bodecker) L. Benson , Escobaria orcuttii var. koenigii Castetter, Pierce & Schwerin , Escobaria orcuttii var. macraxima Castetter, Pierce & Schwerin

organensis (A.D. Zimmerman) Castetter, Pierce & Schwerin (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Coryphantha organensis A.D. Zimmerman

robbinsiorum (W.H. Earle) D.R. Hunt (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cochiseia robbinsiorum W.H. Earle , Coryphantha robbinsiorum (W.H. Earle) A.D. Zimmerman

sandbergii Castetter, Pierce & Schwerin (BONAP Range)

sneedii Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range)

tuberculosa (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Coryphantha dasyacantha by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Coryphantha dasyacantha var. varicolor (Tiegel) L. Benson , Coryphantha strobiliformis auct. non (Poselg.) Orcutt , Escobaria dasyacantha var. varicolor (Tiegel) D.R. Hunt , Escobaria strobiliformis auct. non (Poselg.) Scheer ex Bodecker , Escobaria tuberculosa var. varicolor (Tiegel) Brack & Heil , Mammillaria tuberculosa Engelm. , Mammillaria varicolor (Tiegel) Weniger

villardii Castetter, Pierce & Schwerin (BONAP Range)

vivipara (Nutt.) Buxbaum (BONAP Range)

Ferocactus Britt. & Rose

cylindraceus (Engelm.) Orcutt (BONAP Range)

emoryi (Engelm.) Orcutt (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Ferocactus covillei Britt. & Rose

hamatacanthus (Muehlenpfordt) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Turk's head, biznaga de limilla No data on the distribution of Ferocactus hamatacanthus in Texas

viridescens (Torr. & Gray) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocactus viridescens Torr. & Gray

wislizeni (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Southwestern barrel cactus (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocactus wislizeni Engelm.

Harrisia Britt.

aboriginum Small (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus gracilis var. aboriginus (Small) L. Benson

donae-antoniae M.L. Hooten (BONAP Range)

fragrans Small (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus eriophorus var. fragrans (Small) L. Benson

martinii (Labouret) Britt. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus martinii Labouret

portoricensis Britt. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus portoricensis (Britt.) Urban

simpsonii Small (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus gracilis var. simpsonii (Small) L. Benson

Hylocereus (Berger) Britt. & Rose

trigonus (Haw.) Safford (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus trigonus Haw.

undatus (Haw.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus undatus Haw.

Leptocereus (Berger) Britt. & Rose

grantianus Britt. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus grantianus (Britt.) Kelsey & Dayton

quadricostatus (Bello) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus quadricostatus Bello

Lophophora Coult.

williamsii (Lem. ex Salm-Dyck) Coult. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Peyote (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Lophophora williamsii var. echinata (Croizat) H. Bravo

Mammillaria Haw.

dioica K. Brandeg. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Mammillaria dioica var. incerta (Parish) Munz

grahamii Engelm. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

heyderi Muehlenpfordt (BONAP Range)

lasiacantha Engelm. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Lacespine (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Mammillaria lasiacantha var. denudata Engelm.

mainiae K. Brandeg. (BONAP Range)

nivosa Link ex N.E. Pfeiffer (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Neomammillaria nivosa (Link ex N.E. Pfeiffer) Britt. & Rose

pottsii Scheer ex Salm-Dyck (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Potts mamillaria (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

prolifera (P. Mill.) Haw. (BONAP Range)

sphaerica A. Dietr. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Mammillaria longimamma by Hatch et al, 1990) and known locally as: Nipple mamillaria (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Dolichothele sphaerica (A. Dietr.) Britt. & Rose , Mammillaria longimamma var. sphaerica (A. Dietr.) K. Brandeg.

tetrancistra Engelm. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Phellosperma tetrancistra (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose

thornberi Orcutt (BONAP Range)

viridiflora (Britt. & Rose) Bodecker (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Mammillaria orestera L. Benson

wrightii Engelm. (BONAP Range)

Melocactus Link & Otto

intortus (P. Mill.) Urban (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cactus intortus P. Mill.

Neolloydia Britt. & Rose

conoidea (DC.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocactus conoideus (DC.) Poselg. , Mammillaria conoidea DC.

Opuntia P. Mill.

acanthocarpa Engelm. & Bigelow (BONAP Range)

aggeria B.E. Ralston & Hilsenbeck (BONAP Range)

arbuscula Engelm. (BONAP Range)

arenaria Engelm. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Sand pricklypear (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

atrispina Griffiths (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Border pricklypear (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

aureispina (Brack & Heil) Pinkava & Parfitt (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Opuntia macrocentra var. aureispina Brack & Heil

basilaris Engelm. & Bigelow (BONAP Range)

bigelovii Engelm. (BONAP Range)

borinquensis Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range)

brasiliensis (Willd.) Haw. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Brasiliopuntia brasiliensis (Willd.) Haw. , Cactus brasiliensis Willd.

cantabrigiensis Lynch (BONAP Range)

chisosensis (Anthony) Ferguson (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Opuntia lindheimeri by Hatch et al, 1990) and known locally as: Texas pricklypear, nopal pricklypear (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Opuntia lindheimeri var. chisosensis Anthony

chlorotica Engelm. & Bigelow (BONAP Range)

clavata Engelm. (BONAP Range)

cochenillifera (L.) P. Mill. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cactus cochenilliferus L. , Nopalea cochenillifera (L.) Salm-Dyck

cordobensis Speg. (BONAP Range)

cubensis Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia antillana Britt. & Rose , Opuntia ochrocentra Small

curvospina Griffiths (BONAP Range)

cymochila Engelm. & Bigelow (BONAP Range)

x demissa Griffiths (pro sp.) (BONAP Range)

echinocarpa Engelm. & Bigelow (BONAP Range)

edwardsii V.& K. Grant (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

ellisiana Griffiths (BONAP Range)

engelmannii Salm-Dyck (BONAP Range)

erinacea Engelm. & Bigelow ex Engelm. (BONAP Range)

ficus-indica (L.) P. Mill. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Indian fig, nopal de castilla (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Cactus ficus-indica L. , Opuntia megacantha Salm-Dyck

fosbergii C.B. Wolf (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia bigelovii var. hoffmannii Fosberg

fragilis (Nutt.) Haw. (BONAP Range)

fulgida Engelm. (BONAP Range)

gosseliniana A. Weber (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia chlorotica var. gosseliniana (A. Weber) Ferguson , Opuntia violacea var. gosseliniana (A. Weber) L. Benson

grahamii Engelm. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Opuntia schottii by Hatch et al, 1990) and known locally as: Clavellina No data on the distribution of Opuntia schottii in Texas Synonomy: Opuntia schottii var. grahamii (Engelm.) L. Benson

heacockiae Arp (BONAP Range)

humifusa (Raf.) Raf. (BONAP Range)

imbricata (Haw.) DC. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Tree cholla, walkingstick cholla, cardensia, coyonostle No data on the distribution of Opuntia imbricata in Texas

x kelvinensis V.& K. Grant (pro sp.) (BONAP Range)

kleiniae DC. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Candle cholla, klein cholla, tasajill (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

kunzei Rose (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Opuntia emoryi by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Opuntia emoryi Engelm. as to type , Opuntia stanlyi Engelm. , Opuntia stanlyi var. kunzei (Rose) L. Benson , Opuntia stanlyi var. peeblesiana L. Benson , Opuntia wrightiana E.M. Baxter

leptocaulis DC. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Pencil cholla, tesajo, tasajillo, desert Christmas cactus (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

leucotricha DC. (BONAP Range)

littoralis (Engelm.) Cockerell (BONAP Range)

macrocentra Engelm. (BONAP Range)

macrorhiza Engelm. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Grassland pricklypear, plains pricklypear No data on the distribution of Opuntia macrorhiza in Texas

martiniana (L. Benson) Parfitt (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia littoralis var. martiniana (L. Benson) L. Benson , Opuntia macrocentra var. martiniana L. Benson

microcarpa Engelm. ex B.D. Jackson (BONAP Range)

monacantha (Willd.) Haw. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia vulgaris P. Mill.

moniliformis (L.) Haw. ex Steud. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Consolea moniliformis (L.) Britt.

munzii C.B. Wolf (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cylindropuntia X munzii (C.B. Wolf) Backeberg

nicholii L. Benson (BONAP Range)

x occidentalis Engelm. & Bigelow (pro sp.) (BONAP Range)

oricola Philbrick (BONAP Range)

parishii Orcutt (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia emoryi Engelm. misapplied , Opuntia stanlyi var. parishii (Orcutt) L. Benson

parryi Engelm. (BONAP Range)

phaeacantha Engelm. (BONAP Range)

polyacantha Haw. (BONAP Range)

prolifera Engelm. (BONAP Range)

pulchella Engelm. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia barkleyana (Daston) Rowley , Opuntia brachyrhopalica (Daston) Rowley , Opuntia gracilicylindrica (Wieg. & Backeberg) Rowley , Opuntia pygmaea (Wieg. & Backeberg) Rowley , Opuntia spectatissima (Daston) Rowley , Opuntia tuberculosirhopalica (Wieg. & Backeberg) Rowley , Opuntia wiegandii (Backeberg) Rowley

pusilla (Haw.) Nutt. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Cactus pusillus Haw. , Opuntia drummondii Graham , Opuntia tracyi Britt.

ramosissima Engelm. (BONAP Range)

repens Bello (BONAP Range)

rubescens Salm-Dyck ex DC. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Consolea rubescens (Salm-Dyck ex DC.) Lem.

rufida Engelm. (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Blind pricklypear (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

santa-rita (Griffiths & Hare) Rose (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Opuntia chlorotica var. santa-rita Griffiths & Hare , Opuntia violacea var. santa-rita (Griffiths & Hare) L. Benson

schottii Engelm. (BONAP Range)

x spinosibacca Anthony (pro sp.) (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Opuntia x spinosibacca by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Opuntia phaeacantha var. spinosibacca (Anthony) L. Benson

spinosior (Engelm.) Toumey (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia whipplei var. spinosior Engelm.

spinosissima P. Mill. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cactus spinosissimus (P. Mill.) Martyn , Consolea corallicola Small

stricta (Haw.) Haw. (BONAP Range)

strigil Engelm. (BONAP Range)

x subarmata Griffiths (pro sp.) (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora. (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone)

superbospina Griffiths (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia phaeacantha var. superbospina (Griffiths) L. Benson

tetracantha Toumey (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia californica Engelm. , Opuntia kleiniae var. tetracantha (Toumey) W.T. Marsh.

tomentosa Salm-Dyck (BONAP Range)

triacantha (Willd.) Sweet (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cactus triacanthus Willd. , Opuntia abjecta Small

tunicata (Lehm.) Link & Otto (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora and known locally as: Abrojo No data on the distribution of Opuntia tunicata in Texas

valida Griffiths (BONAP Range)

versicolor Engelm. ex Coult. (BONAP Range)

viridiflora Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia imbricata var. viridiflora (Britt. & Rose) Weniger , Opuntia whipplei var. viridiflora (Britt. & Rose) L. Benson

whipplei Engelm. & Bigelow (BONAP Range)

wigginsii L. Benson (BONAP Range)

wolfii (L. Benson) M.A. Baker (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Opuntia echinocarpa var. wolfii L. Benson

Pachycereus (Berger) Britt. & Rose

schottii (Engelm.) D.R. Hunt (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus schottii Engelm. , Lophocereus schottii (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose

Pediocactus Britt. & Rose

bradyi L. Benson (BONAP Range)

despainii Welsh & Goodrich (BONAP Range)

knowltonii L. Benson (BONAP Range)

paradinei B.W. Benson (BONAP Range)

peeblesianus (Croizat) L. Benson (BONAP Range)

sileri (Engelm.) L. Benson (BONAP Range)

simpsonii (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range)

winkleri Heil (BONAP Range)

Peniocereus (Berger) Britt. & Rose

greggii (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range)

striatus (Brandeg.) Buxbaum (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus diguetii A. Weber , Cereus striatus Brandeg. , Neoevansia striata (Brandeg.) S nchez-Mejorada , Wilcoxia diguetii (A. Weber) Peebles , Wilcoxia striata (Brandeg.) Britt. & Rose

Pereskia P. Mill.

aculeata P. Mill. (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cactus pereskia L. , Pereskia aculeata var. godseffiana (hort. ex Gard. Chron.) Backeberg & F.M. Knuth ex Krainz , Pereskia pereskia (L.) Karst.

grandifolia Haw. (BONAP Range)

Pilosocereus Byles & Rowley

robinii (Lem.) Byles & Rowley (BONAP Range)

royenii (L.) Byles & Rowley (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cephalocereus nobilis (Haw.) Britt. & Rose , Cephalocereus royenii (L.) Britt. & Rose , Cereus royenii (L.) P. Mill. , Cereus strictus DC. , Pilocereus strictus (DC.) Rumpl. , Pilosocereus nobilis (Haw.) Byles & Rowley

Rhipsalis Gaertn.

baccifera (Soland. ex J. Mill.) Stearn (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cassytha baccifera Soland. ex J. Mill. , Rhipsalis cassutha Gaertn.

Schlumbergera Lem.

truncata (Haw.) Moran (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Epiphyllum truncatum Haw.

Sclerocactus Britt. & Rose

blainei Welsh & Thorne (BONAP Range)

contortus Heil (BONAP Range)

erectocentrus (Coult.) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocactus erectocentrus Coult. , Echinomastus acunensis W.T. Marsh. , Echinomastus erectocentrus (Coult.) Britt. & Rose , Echinomastus erectocentrus var. acunensis (W.T. Marsh.) H. Bravo , Neolloydia erectocentra (Coult.) L. Benson , Neolloydia erectocentra var. acunensis (W.T. Marsh.) L. Benson

glaucus (J.A. Purpus ex K. Schum.) L. Benson (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocactus glaucus (J.A. Purpus ex K. Schum.) L. Benson , Pediocactus glaucus (J.A. Purpus ex K. Schum.) Arp , Sclerocactus whipplei var. glaucus (J.A. Purpus ex K. Schum.) Welsh

intertextus (Engelm.) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range)

johnsonii (Parry ex Engelm.) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocactus johnsonii Parry ex Engelm. , Echinocactus johnsonii var. lutescens Parish , Echinomastus johnsonii (Parry ex Engelm.) E.M. Baxter , Neolloydia johnsonii (Parry ex Engelm.) L. Benson , Neolloydia johnsonii var. lutescens (Parish) W.T. Marsh. ex R.G. Engard

mariposensis (Hester) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Neolloydia mariposensis by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocactus mariposensis (Hester) Weniger , Echinomastus mariposensis Hester , Neolloydia mariposensis (Hester) L. Benson

mesae-verdae (Boissevain ex Boissevain & C. Davids.) L. Benson (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Coloradoa mesae-verdae Boissevain ex Boissevain & C. Davids. , Echinocactus mesae-verdae (Boissevain ex Boissevain & C. Davids.) L. Benson , Pediocactus mesae-verdae (Boissevain ex Boissevain & C. Davids.) Arp

papyracanthus (Engelm.) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocactus papyracanthus Engelm. , Pediocactus papyracanthus (Engelm.) L. Benson , Toumeya papyracantha (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose

parviflorus Clover & Jotter (BONAP Range)

polyancistrus (Engelm. & Bigelow) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocactus polyancistrus Engelm. & Bigelow

pubispinus (Engelm.) L. Benson (BONAP Range)

scheeri (Salm-Dyck) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Ancistrocactus scheeri by Hatch et al, 1990) and known locally as: Scherr fishhook-cactus, shorthook echinocatus (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Ancistrocactus brevihamatus (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose , Ancistrocactus scheeri (Salm-Dyck) Britt. & Rose , Ancistrocactus tobuschii (W.T. Marsh.) W.T. Marsh. ex Backeberg , Echinocactus brevihamatus Engelm. , Echinocactus scheeri Salm-Dyck , Echinocactus tobuschii (W.T. Marsh.) Weniger

schlesseri Heil & Welsh (BONAP Range)

spinosior (Engelm.) Woodruff & L. Benson (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocactus whipplei var. spinosior Engelm. , Sclerocactus pubispinus var. sileri L. Benson , Sclerocactus pubispinus var. spinosior (Engelm.) Welsh , Sclerocactus whipplei var. spinosior (Engelm.) Boissevain

terrae-canyonae Heil (BONAP Range)

uncinatus (Galeotti) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range)

warnockii (L. Benson) N.P. Taylor (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Neolloydia warnockii by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Echinocactus warnockii (L. Benson) Weniger , Echinomastus warnockii (L. Benson) Glass & Foster , Neolloydia warnockii L. Benson

whipplei (Engelm. & Bigelow) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range)

wrightiae L. Benson (BONAP Range)

Selenicereus (Berger) Britt. & Rose

coniflorus (Weingart) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus coniflorus Weingart , Cereus grandiflorus var. armatus (K. Schum.) L. Benson

grandiflorus (L.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus grandiflorus (L.) P. Mill.

pteranthus (Link ex A. Dietr.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus pteranthus Link ex A. Dietr.

spinulosus (DC.) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range) Present in the Texas flora (treated as Cereus spinulosus by Hatch et al, 1990) (Texas Distribution by vegetation zone) Synonomy: Cereus spinulosus DC.

Stenocereus (Berger) Riccob.

hystrix (Haw.) Buxbaum (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus hystrix (Haw.) P. Mill. , Lemaireocereus hystrix (Haw.) Salm-Dyck

thurberi (Engelm.) Buxbaum (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Cereus thurberi Engelm. , Lemaireocereus thurberi (Engelm.) Britt. & Rose , Pachycereus thurberi (Engelm.) H. Bravo

Thelocactus (K. Schum.) Britt. & Rose

bicolor (Galeotti ex Pfeiffer) Britt. & Rose (BONAP Range)

setispinus (Engelm.) E.F. Anderson (BONAP Range) Synonomy: Echinocactus setispinus Engelm. , Echinocactus setispinus var. hamatus (Muehlenpfordt) Engelm. , Ferocactus setispinus (Engelm.) L. Benson


This page is an experimental product of collaborative research involving the Texas A&M Bioinformatics Group and the Biota of North America Program. It was produced by the program karcact5.ipf with access to data tables karcact1.itb and taesall4.itb. Mapping routines created by Erich Schneider of the Texas A&M Center for the Study of Digital Libraries. Produced on: 10/30/95