Genus: Backebergia Bravo

Synonym of: Pachycereus (A. Berger) Britton & Rose

 
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Echinocereeae
Genus number: 13550
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: an illegitimate, superfluous name (Shenzhen ICN Art. 52) for Mitrocereus (Backeb.) Backeb.

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for genus:

  • Hunt, D. R. & N. P. Taylor 1990. The genera of Cactaceae: progress towards consensus. (Bradleya) 8:93.
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Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Backebergia
Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=13550. Accessed 20 November 2018.