Genus: Arthrocereus A. Berger

Possible synonym of: Echinopsis Zucc.

Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Trichocereeae
Genus number: 13467
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) with a conserved type (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.9 & App. III)

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  2. Taylor, N. P. 1991. (1014) Proposal to conserve 5401a Arthrocereus (A. Berger) A. Berger (Cactaceae) with a new type. Taxon 40:660-662.

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 21 July 2019.