Credits and Acknowledgements - Cactaceae

Contribution of authors

Data compilation editors:

Nadja Korotkova (principal editor and compiler)

Walter G. Berendsohn (name matching with contributed datasets, nomenclatural issues, data quality control, generation of formatted documents from output from the EDIT Platform, editorial guidelines) 

Taxonomic information:

David Aquino: Epithelantha, Kadenicarpus, RapicactusTurbinicarpus

Salvador Arias: Acanthocereus, Aporocactus, Astrophytum, Bergerocactus, Cephalocereus, Disocactus, Marshallocereus, Nyctocereus, Pachycereus, Peniocereus, Pereskiopsis, Stenocereus

Urs Eggli: Aylostera, Blossfeldia, Rebutia, Weingartia, partial quality control of unresolved names

Alan R. Franck: Estevesia, Harrisia, PilosocereusXiquexique

Carlos Gómez-Hinostrosa & Héctor M. Hernández: AcanthocereusAcharagmaAriocarpusAstrophytumAztekiumBergerocactusCumariniaCylindropuntia,
EchinocactusEscontriaGrusoniaLophophoraMammillariaMelocactusMyrtillocactusNeolloydia,
Opuntia p.p., PeniocereusSclerocactusThelocactusTurbinicarpus

Pablo C. Guerrero: EriosyceEulychniaCopiapoaRimacactus

Matias Köhler: AirampoaBrasiliopuntiaOpuntia p.p., SalmonopuntiaTacinga

Nadja Korotkova: Deamia, Disocactus, Epiphyllum, Hatiora, Kimnachia, Lepismium, Lymanbensonia, Pfeiffera, Pseudorhipsalis, Rhipsalidopsis, Rhipsalis, Schlumbergera, Selenicereus, Weberocereus

Lucas C. Majure: Cochemiea, Consolea, Coryphantha, Cylindropuntia, Cumarinia, Grusonia, Kroenleinia, Leptocereus, Melocactus, Micropuntia, Opuntia p.p.

Detlev Metzing: FraileaGymnocalycium, various other names

Reto Nyffeler: Parodia

Daniel Sánchez: Echinocereus

Boris O. Schlumpberger: AcanthocalyciumEchinopsisLeucosteleLobiviaSetiechinopsis, SoehrensiaReicheocactusTrichocereus

How to cite us: If you want to cite data from this website, use the literature references given with the data, with the addition of “accessed on Caryophyllales.org/Cactaceae [date]”

Publication: Korotkova N., Aquino D., Arias S., Eggli U., Franck A., Gómez-Hinostrosa C., Guerrero P. C., Hernández H. M., Kohlbecker A., Köhler M., Luther K., Majure L. C., Müller A., Metzing D., Nyffeler R., Sánchez D., Schlumpberger B. & Berendsohn W. G. 2021: Cactaceae at Caryophyllales.org – a dynamic online species-level taxonomic backbone for the family. – Willdenowia 51: 251 – 271. open access DOI: 10.3372/wi.51.51208

Acknowledgements

Andreas Müller, Katja Luther, Andreas Kohlbecker and Patrick Plitzner: Technical support for the EDIT Platform for Cybertaxonomy

Patricia Hernández -Ledesma: former coordinator of the Caryophylalles Network

Inan Erdogan and Mareike Liese: help with data entry

RBG Kew: providing the at that time unpublished dataset of the World Checklist of Vascular Plants

Sabine von Mering: former coordinator of the Caryophylalles Network

Eckhard von Raab-Straube: advice on nomenclature

Nicholas Turland: advice on nomenclature

William Ulate of the World Flora Online team at Missouri Botanical Garden: facilitating the WFO backbone data for Cactaceae