Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck [ Cereus pitajaya DC.]
Curtis, W., Botanical Magazine (1787-1948)
Bot. Mag.

vol. 70
t. 4084
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Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck


name cited:
Cereus pitajaya DC.
name recognized:
Acanthocereus tetragonus (L.) Hummelinck
name recognized (basionym):
Cactus tetragonus L.
drawing: W.H. Fitch
family: Cactaceae
subfamily: Cactoideae
tribe: Cereeae
epithet cited: pitajayus,-a,-um

epithet recognized: tetragonus,-a,-um

Illustration contributed by:
Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, U.S.A.
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contact about this record homotypic synonyms:
Cactus tetragonus L.; Cereus tetragonus (L.) Miller;
heterotypic synonyms:
Cactus pentagonus L.; Cactus pitajaya Jacq.; Cactus prismaticus Willd.; Cactus reptans Salm-Dyck ex DC.; Cereus dussii Schumann; Cereus nitidus Salm-Dyck; Cereus pentagonus (L.) Haw.; Cereus pitajaya DC.; Cereus princeps Pfeiff.; Cereus prismaticus (Willd.) Haw.; Cereus prismaticus (Willd.) Haw. ex Steudel; Cereus reptans Haw. ex Steudel; Cereus undulatus Pfeiff.; Cereus variabilis Engelm.; Cereus vasmerii Young;
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