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Acanthocereus (A. Berger) (Engelm. ex A. Berger) Brit [Cactaceae-Cactoideae-Pachycereeae]
6 Florida, WI, Mex., C Am., Colombia, Venez. (northern South America)
family
Cactaceae
3 subfamilies
1750 species

Cactoideae
Opuntioideae
Pereskioideae
subfamily
Cactoideae
9 tribes
1359 species

Browningieae
Cacteae
Cereeae
Echinocereeae
Hylocereeae
Notocacteae
Pachycereeae
Rhipsalideae
Trichocereeae
tribe
Pachycereeae
13 genera
170 species

Acanthocereus6 Florida, WI, Mex., C Am., Colombia, Venez. (northern South America)[11]
Bergerocactus1 S Calif. & NW Baja Calif., Channel Islands[1]
Carnegiea1 Arizona, SE California, Sonora[22]
Cephalocereus5 El Bajio, Oaxaca, Chiapas, Hildago[17]
Corryocactus12 Bolivian Andes, Peru, Antofagasta, Atacama[0]
Dendrocereus2 Haiti, Cuba[0]
Echinocereus60 South Dakota, Wyoming, California, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas, Nuevo Leon, Baja California, Durango, Sonora, Coahuila, Chihuahua, Federal District, Hidalgo, Q[98]
Leptocereus15 Cuba, Hispaniola, Puerto Rico[7]
Myrtillocactus4 Baja California, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Guerrero, El Bajio, Oaxaca, Guatemala, [4]
Neobuxbaumia9 Tamaulipas, San Louis Potosi, Veracruz, Oaxaca, Puebla, Michoacan, Jalisco, Guerrero[1]
Pachycereus12 Puebla, Baja California,Yucatan, Chiapas, Morelos, Hidalgo, Cuanajuato, Queretaro, Michoacan, Guerrero, Sinaloa, Sonora, Guatemala, Arizona, San Louis Potosi, Oaxaca[5]
Peniocereus20 Chihuahua, Colima, Zacatecas, Jalisco, Michoacan, Guerrero, Oaxaca, Chiapas, New Mexico, W Texas, Arizona, Sonora. Nicaragua, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Baja California,Sinaloa, Jalisco, Morelos[6]
Stenocereus23 Sonora, Sinaloa, Guerrero, Morelos, Oaxaca, Michoacan, Chiapas, Guatemala,Jalisco, Colima, Baja California, WI, Venezuela, Sonora, Chihuahua, C Am.[4]
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    Acanthocereus subinermis Britton & Rose
    N.L. Britton, J.N. Rose, The Cactaceae, vol. 2: t. 16 (1920) [M.E. Eaton]
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    Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck [as Acanthocereus pentagonus (L.) Britton & Rose]
    N.L. Britton, J.N. Rose, The Cactaceae, vol. 2: t. 16 (1920) [M.E. Eaton]
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    Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck [as Acanthocereus pentagonus (L.) Britton & Rose]
    Annals of the Missouri Botanical Garden, vol. 45: p. 77, t. 23 (1958) [n.a.]
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    Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck [as Cactus pentagonus L.]
    M.E. Descourtilz, Flore médicale des Antilles, vol. 1: t. 66 (1821) [J.T. Descourtilz]
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    Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck [as Cereus pitajaya DC.]
    Curtis’s Botanical Magazine, t. 4048-4131, vol. 70 [ser. 2, vol. 17]: t. 4084 (1844) [W.H. Fitch]
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    Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck [as Cereus pitajaya DC.]
    H.E. Baillon, Histoire des plantes, vol. 9: p. 32, fig. 50 (1886-1887) [A. Faguet]
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    Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck [as Cereus variabilis Engelm.]
    G. Engelmann, Plates to the Cactaceae of the Mexican boundary, t. 60 (1857-1859) [P. Roetter]
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    Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck [as Melocactus tetragonus repens fructu rubro]
    C. Plumier, Botanicon Americanum seu historia plantarum Americanis insulis nascentium, vol. 3: t. 13 (1689-1697)
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    Acanthocereus undulosus (DC.) Croizat [as Melocactus arborescens trigonus undulosus aculeis validis munitus]
    C. Plumier, Botanicon Americanum seu historia plantarum Americanis insulis nascentium, vol. 3: t. 17 (1689-1697)
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    Acanthocereus undulosus (DC.) Croizat [as Melocactus arborescens trigonus undulosus aculeis validis munitus]
    C. Plumier, Botanicon Americanum seu historia plantarum Americanis insulis nascentium, vol. 3: t. 18 (1689-1697)
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    Acanthocereus undulosus (DC.) Croizat [as Melocactus arborescens trigonus undulosus aculeis validis munitus]
    C. Plumier, Botanicon Americanum seu historia plantarum Americanis insulis nascentium, vol. 3: t. 19 (1689-1697)