USDA and NRCS Identifier NRCS Logo Web Site PLANTS photo banner
PLANTS Home about PLANTS PLANTS Team Partners of PLANTS What's New at PLANTS National Plant Data Center Web Site Help using PLANTS Contact PLANTS
 Search the PLANTS Web site
 Name Search

PLANTS Image Gallery
Download PLANTS data
Related tools
You are here: Home / Classification / Classification Report Printer-Friendly Printer-Friendly / Download
About the Classification Report
About the Classification Download


Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Ancistrocactus (K. Schum.) Britton & Rose

Click on names to expand them, and on P for PLANTS profiles.

Up to the Kingdom
Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass  Caryophyllidae
Order  Caryophyllales
Family  Cactaceae – Cactus family
Genus  Ancistrocactus (K. Schum.) Britton & Rose P
Contains 3 Species and 3 accepted taxa overall
Down one level
Species  Ancistrocactus brevihamatus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose – shorthook fishhook cactus P
Variety  Ancistrocactus brevihamatus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose var. brevihamatus – shorthook fishhook cactus P
Variety  Ancistrocactus brevihamatus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose var. pallidus A.D. Zimmerman ex A.M. Powell – shorthook fishhook cactus P
Species  Ancistrocactus scheeri (Salm-Dyck) Britton & Rose – Scheer's fishhook cactus P
Species  Ancistrocactus tobuschii (W.T. Marshall) W.T. Marshall ex Backeb. – shorthook fishhook cactus P

The report will display the kingdom and all descendants leading down to the name you choose.