Taxon: Jasminocereus thouarsii (F. A. C. Weber) Backeb.

Genus: Jasminocereus
Family: Cactaceae
  Subfamily: Cactoideae
      Tribe: Browningieae
Nomen number: 435298
Place of publication: Cactaceae (Backeberg) 2:912. 1959
Name Verified on: 26-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Western South America: Ecuador - Galapagos Islands


  • Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)


Check other web resources for Jasminocereus thouarsii (F. A. C. Weber) Backeb. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.