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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2711985, with some changes.

M Cereus jamacaru DC. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cereus (family Cactaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Prodr. 3: 467 1828.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cactus jamacaru (DC.) Kostel. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus horribarbis Salm-Dyck Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus jamacaru subsp. goiasensis (F.Ritter) P.J.Braun & Esteves Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Piptanthocereus goiasensis F. Ritter Synonym M TRO
Piptanthocereus jamacaru Riccob. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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