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Coleocephalocereus

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Kingdom  Plantae
Family  Cactaceae
Tribe  Cereeae
Rank  Genus
Order  Caryophyllales
Subfamily  Cactoideae
Scientific name  Coleocephalocereus
Higher classification  Cereeae
Coleocephalocereus Coleocephalocereus goebelianus
Similar  Cactus, Micranthocereus, Arrojadoa, Corryocactus, Espostoopsis

Coleocephalocereus is a genus of erect and semi-erect columnar cacti from Brazil. These species develop a cephalium with wool and bristles. They are common to the inselbergs of the Brazilian Atlantic rainforest, and can comprise a dominant portion of the flora in these isolated, dome-shaped rocky outcrops.

Coleocephalocereus Coleocephalocereus aureus

Synonymy

The genus Buiningia Buxb. has been brought into synonymy with this genus.

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Coleocephalocereus Coleocephalocereus Buiningia Flickr

References

Coleocephalocereus Wikipedia


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