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Copiapoa decorticans N.P. Taylor & G.J. Charles

  1. Classified in >
  2. genus: Copiapoa >
  3. Family: Cactaceae

Place of Publication

Cactaceae Syst. Inst. 13: 15 (2002)

Conservation status

  • Critically Endangered B1ab(iii,v)

Iconography

  • Hoffmann & Walter (2004): Lam. 39
  • Hunt (2013): 331.1

    Regions

    Antofagasta

    Habitat

    Desert and Desert fog oasis

    Distribution and habitat

    Restricted to valleys and hills near to Blanco Encalada. Lomas vegetation from 250 to 800 m above sea level.

    References

    • Taylor & Charles (2002)

      Taylor, N.P. and Charles, G.J. 2002. Copiapoa: New species. Cactaceae Systematics Initiatives 13

    • Hoffmann & Walter (2004)

      Hoffmann J., A.E. and Walter M., H.E. 2004. Cactaceas en la Flora Silvestre de Chile, 2nd edition. Fundación Claudio Gay

    • Hunt (2013)

      Hunt, D. 2013. The New Cactus Lexicon (illustrations). dh books. Milborne Port, UK 527 pp.

    • Hunt (2016b)

      Hunt, D. 2016. CITES Cactaceae Checklist. Third Edition. Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

    • Señoret Espinosa & Acosta Ramos (2013)

      Señoret Espinosa, E. and Acosta Ramos, J.P. 2013. Guía de Campo. Cactáceas Nativas de Chile. CORMA 247 pp.