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This genus is accepted, and its native range is Peru to N. Argentina.

Native to:

Argentina Northeast, Argentina Northwest, Bolivia, Brazil South, Brazil West-Central, Chile North, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay

Introduced into:

Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Free State, Galápagos, KwaZulu-Natal, Lesotho, Northern Provinces, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia

Echinopsis Zucc. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
51844.000
51847.000
52412.000
Horst [HU145], Brazil 51544.000
Horst [HU 145], Brazil 51842.000
Shafer, J.A. [13], Catamarca K000102006 isotype

First published in Abh. Math.-Phys. Cl. Königl. Bayer. Akad. Wiss. 2: 675 (1837)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919.

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Kew Backbone Distributions
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