South Florida and the West Indies (Bahamas, Cuba, Hispaniola).
Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida
NatureServe Global Status:
United States Federal Status:
State of Florida Status:
Florida Natural Areas Inventory State Status:
IRC SOUTH FLORIDA Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence:
SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status:
SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status:
For a current review of P. robinii
(now treated by most authors as a synonym of P. polygonus
), see the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Species Profile
. See also our Natives For Your Neighborhood
website. For a digitized image of Elbert Little's Florida range map, visit the Exploring Florida
P. bahamensis, P. robinii, Cephalocereus keyensis.