Harrisia brookii

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Harrisia brookii


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: Harrisia
Subgenus: H. subg. Harrisia
Sectio: H. sect. Harrisia
Series: H. ser. Harrisia
Species: Harrisia brookii


  • Harrisia brookii Britton, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 35: 564 (1908) publ (1909).


  • Basionym
    • Cereus brookii (Britton) Vaupel, Monatsschr. Kakteenk. 23: 24, 57 (1913).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Bahamas
      • Bahamas

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


Primary references[edit]

Additional references[edit]

  • Accepted by:
    • Franck, A.R. (2012). Synopsis of Harrisia including a newly described species, several typifications, new synonyms, and a key to species Haseltonia 18: 95-104.
    • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
    • Franck, A.R. (2012) Systematics of Harrisia (Cactaceae). Graduate School Theses and Dissertations [1].
  • Not accepted by:
    • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Harrisia gracilis.]


Vernacular names[edit]

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