Genus: Castellanosia Cárdenas

Possible synonym of: Browningia Britton & Rose

Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Browningieae
Genus number: 13866
Last updated: 16-Feb-2017
Accession Count: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Hunt, D. et al., eds. 2006. The new cactus lexicon Note: accepts
  2. Hunt, D. R. & N. P. Taylor. 1990. The genera of Cactaceae: progress towards consensus. Bradleya 8:92. Note: = Browningia Britton & Rose
  3. Nyffeler, R. 2002. Phylogenetic relationships in the cactus family (Cactaceae) based on evidence from trnK, matK and trnL-trnF sequences. Amer. J. Bot. 89:312-326. Note: accepts

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 12 July 2020.