Hylocereus undatus (Haw.) Britton & Rose subsp. undatus (in N.L. Britton, Fl. Bermuda 256. 1918.)
Localities: West Indies (exotic), Lesser Antilles (exotic) [], Greater Antilles [ Cuba (exotic), Hispaniola (exotic)[], Puerto Rico (exotic)[], Virgin Islands (exotic) ( St. Croix, St. John, St. Thomas, Tortola, Virgin Gorda ) ], Bahamas (exotic), North America (exotic: FL),
Common Names: María coli (Dominican Republic), Night-blooming cereus (Bahamas), Pitahaya (Cuba), Pitahaya (Dominican Republic), Pitajaya (Dominican Republic),
Synonyms: Cereus triangularis sensu Bello, non (L.) Haw. (Anales Soc. Esp. Hist. Nat. 10: 277. 1881.), Cereus undatus Haw. (Philos. Mag. Ann. Chem. 7: 110. 1830.),
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