Genus: Stenocereus (A. Berger) Riccob.

Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Echinocereeae
Genus number: 17190
Last updated: 31-Jul-2018
Accession Count: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System
Comments: conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. III) Rathbunia Britton & Rose, nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  2. Brummitt, R. K. 1995. Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 43. Taxon 44:611. Note: conservation proposal recommended
  3. Taylor, N. P. & A. C. Gibson. 1994. (1086) Proposal to conserve Stenocereus against Rathbunia (Cactaceae). Taxon 43:129.

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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 22 July 2019.