Leptocereus

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Leptocereus
Leptocereus arboreus The Cactaceae2.jpg
Leptocereus arboreus[1]
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Core eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Pachycereeae
Genus: Leptocereus
(A.Berger) Britton & Rose
Synonyms[2][3]

Leptocereus is a genus of cacti native to the Greater Antilles.[4]

Species[5]
  1. Leptocereus assurgens (C. Wright ex Griseb.) Britton & Rose - Cuba
  2. Leptocereus ekmanii (Werderm.) F.M. Knuth - Cuba
  3. Leptocereus paniculatus (Lam.) D.R. Hunt - Haiti
  4. Leptocereus quadricostatus (Bello) Britton & Rose - Puerto Rico
  5. Leptocereus weingartianus (Hartmann in Dams) Britton & Rose - Haiti
  6. Leptocereus wrightii León - Cuba

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