Borzicactus acanthurus subsp. faustianus

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Borzicactus acanthurus subsp. faustianus


Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Cereeae
Subtribus: Trichocereinae
Genus: Borzicactus
Species: Borzicactus acanthurus
Subspecies: B. a. subsp. faustianus



Borzicactus acanthurus subsp. faustianus (Backeb.) G.J.Charles, 2012


  • Borzicactus faustianus Backeb. in Desert Pl. Life 5: 4. 1933 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
  • Cereus faustianus Backeb. in Kakteen-Freund 1: 53. 1933 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
  • Loxanthocereus faustianus (Backeb.) Backeb. in Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 51: 65. 1942 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
  • Cleistocactus acanthurus var. faustianus (Backeb.) Ostolaza in Brit. Cact. Succ. J. 14: 171. 1996 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
  • Haageocereus faustianus (Backeb.) F.Ritter, Neue Peru. Kakt.: 14. 1958 syn. sec. Hunt 2016
  • Cleistocactus acanthurus subsp. faustianus (Backeb.) Ostolaza in Cactaceae Consensus Init. 6: 8. 1998 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)
  • Echinopsis acanthura subsp. faustiana (Backeb.) Molinari & Mayta in Succulentopi@ 14: 19. 2015 syn. sec. Kew WCVP (2019)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Western South America
      • Peru

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



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