Pereskia sacharosa

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Pereskia sacharosa

Pereskia sacharosa Griseb. in Abh. Königl. Ges. Wiss. Göttingen 24: 141. 1879 sec. Hunt 2006
  • Rhodocactus sacharosa (Griseb.) Backeb., Kakteenlex.: 397. 1966 syn. sec. Leuenberger 1986
    • Holotype: Argentina, Salta: Oran, frequens in sepibus, 1873, Lorentz & Hieronymus 410 (GOET)
  • =Pereskia moorei Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 1: 15. 1919 syn. sec. Leuenberger 1986
  • =Pereskia saipinensis Cárdenas in Cactus (Paris) 80-81: 17. 1964 syn. sec. Leuenberger 1986
  • Rhodocactus saipinensis (Cárdenas) Backeb., Kakteenlex.: 397. 1966 syn. sec. Leuenberger 1986
  • =Pereskia sparsiflora F.Ritter, Kakteen Südamerika 2: 482. 1980 syn. sec. Leuenberger 1986

Distribution (General)

Southeastern Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, and northwestern Argentina
Frequent in northwestern Argentina, but range and frequency insufficiently known in the northern and north-eastern distribution areas.A

Bibliography

A. Leuenberger, B. E. 1986: Pereskia (Cactaceae). – Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 41: 1-141