Espostoa blossfeldiorum

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Espostoa blossfeldiorum
Espostoa blossfeldiorum


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: Espostoa
Species: Espostoa blossfeldiorum



Espostoa blossfeldiorum (Werderm.) Buxb., 1959


  • Cephalocereus blossfeldiorum Werderm.
  • Cereus blossfeldiorum (Werderm.) Backeb.
  • Facheiroa blossfeldiorum (Werderm.) W.T.Marshall
  • Thrixanthocereus blossfeldiorum (Werderm.) Backeb.


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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