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Cactus fact file

Cactus description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyCactaceae
GenusArthrocereus Cactus status

Classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List Authentication

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be plants

References

  1. IUCN Red List (September, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (September, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org
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Arthrocereus melanurus ssp. magnus; herbarium specimen  
Arthrocereus melanurus ssp. magnus; herbarium specimen

© The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Reproduced with the consent of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew

Kew Herbarium Catalogue
Herbarium, Library, Art & Archives
Royal Botanic Gardens
Kew
Richmond
Surrey
TW9 3AE
United Kingdom
herbcat@kew.org
http://apps.kew.org/herbcat/navigator.do

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