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Facheiroa Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 2: 173. 1920 sec. Zappi & Taylor 20201 wfo-4000014530
      Nametype: Facheiroa pubiflora Britton & Rose
  • 1. Zappi, D. & Taylor, N. P. 2020: Cactaceae in Flora do Brasil. – Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro – http://floradobrasil.jbrj.gov.br
  • =Zehntnerella Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 2: 176. 1920 syn. sec. Taylor & Zappi 20042 wfo-4000041172
    • Nametype: Zehntnerella squamulosa (Gürke) Britton & Rose
  • 2. Taylor, N. P. & Zappi, D. 2004: Cacti of Eastern Brazil. – London: Kew Publishing


See Note under Leocereus.A

Taxon standing

Category E. No assessment of monophyly has yet been possible, because only a few species were sampled or no phylogenetic study has been conducted so far.


A. Korotkova, N., Aquino, D., Arias, S., Eggli, U., Franck, A.R., Gómez-Hinostrosa, C., Guerrero, P.C., Hernández, H.M., Kohlbecker, A., Köhler, M., Luther, K., Majure, L.C., Metzing, D., Müller, A., Nyffeler, R., Sánchez, D., Schlumpberger, B.O. & Berendsohn, W. G. 2021: Cactaceae at Caryophyllales.org – a dynamic online species-level taxonomic backbone for the family. – Willdenowia 51: 251-270. https://doi.org/10.3372/wi.51.51208