The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

Echinocereus

The genus Echinocereus is in the family Cactaceae in the major group Angiosperms (Flowering plants).

Statistics are at the end of the page.

Species in Echinocereus

See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Infra. rec.
Echinocereus adustus Engelm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus apachensis W.Blum & Rutow Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus barthelowanus Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus berlandieri (Engelm.) J.N.Haage Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus bolansis Ruenge Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus boliviensis Poselger Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus brandegeei (J.M.Coult.) Schelle Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus bristolii W.T.Marshall Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus chaletii W.Rischer Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus chisoensis W.T.Marshall Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus chloranthus (Engelm.) J.N.Haage Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus cinerascens (DC.) Lem. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 3
Echinocereus claviformis J.N.Haage Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus coccineus Engelm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus dahliaeflorus Moellers Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus dasyacanthus Engelm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus delaetii (Gürke) Gürke Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus deppei K. Schum. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus engelmannii (Parry ex Engelm.) Lem. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 3
Echinocereus enneacanthus Engelm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus fasciculatus (Engelm. ex B.D.Jacks.) L.D.Benson Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 2
Echinocereus fendleri (Engelm.) Rümpler Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 3
Echinocereus fendleri Seitz Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus ferreirianus H.E.Gates Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus flavescens (Pfeiff.) Engelm. ex J.N.Haage Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus flaviflorus (Engelm. ex J.M. Coult.) Hildemann in Schumann Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus galtieri Miers Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus grahamii Teijsm. & Binn. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus grandis Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus havermansii Rebut Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus hildmannii Arendt Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus inermis Haage Jr. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus jacobyi K. Schum. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus klapperi W.Blum Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus knippelianus Liebner Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus labouretianus Lem. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus laui G.Frank Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus leucanthus N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus liebnerianus Carp Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus limensis Rumpler Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus lindsayi Meyran Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus lloydii Britton & Rose Accepted M TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus longisetus (Engelm.) Lem. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus malibranii Rebut Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus mamillosus Rumpler Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus mapimiensis E.F.Anderson, W.C.Hodg. & P.Quirk Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus maritimus (M.E.Jones) K.Schum. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus milleri W.Blum & al. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus multicostatus Cels in Forster Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus neocapillus (Weniger) W.Blum & Mich.Lange Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus neomexicanus Standl. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus nicholii (L.D.Benson) B.D.Parfitt Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus nivosus Glass & R.A.Foster Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus nivosus Glass & Foster Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus ortegae Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus ortegae Rose ex J.G. Ortega Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus palmeri Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus pamanesiorum A.B.Lau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus pamanesiorum Lau Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus papillosus Linke ex C.F.Först. & Rümpler Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus papillosus Linke ex Haage Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus parkeri N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus pectinatus (Scheidw.) Engelm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus penicilliformis Linke Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus pensilis (Brandegee) J.A.Purpus Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus pentalophus (DC.) Lem. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus persolutus C.F.Först. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus platyacanthus Link & Otto Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus pleiogonus (Labour.) Croucher Accepted L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus polyacanthus Engelm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 3
Echinocereus polycephalus Britton & Rose Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus poselgeri Lem. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus primolanatus Fritz Schwarz ex N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus princeps C.F.Först. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus pringlei Rose Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus propinquus Bremek. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus pseudopectinatus (N.P.Taylor) N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus pulchellus (Mart.) K.Schum. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 3
Echinocereus raphicephalus C.F.Först. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus rayonesensis N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus reichenbachii (Terscheck) J.N.Haage Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 4
Echinocereus reichii Frič Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus rigidispinus (Muehlenpf.) Engelm. ex J.N.Haage Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus rigidissimus (Engelm.) F.Haage Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus × roetteri (Engelm.) Engelm. ex Rümpler Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus russanthus D.Weniger Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus scheeri (Salm-Dyck) Scheer Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 3
Echinocereus scheeri (Salm-Dyck) Rumpler Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus schereri G.Frank Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus schmollii (Weing.) N.P.Taylor Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus sciurus (K.Brandegee) Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus scopulorum Britton & Rose Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus serpentinus (Lag. & Rodr.) Lem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus spachianus Rumpler Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus spinigemmatus A.B.Lau Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus spinigemmatus Lau Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus splendens (Salm-Dyck ex Lem.) Lem. Unresolved L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus stoloniferus W.T.Marshall Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus stramineus (Engelm.) F.Seitz Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus strausianus Haage Jr. in Quehl Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus subinermis Salm-Dyck ex Scheer Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus thurberi Rydb. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus thwaitesii K. Schum. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus trichacanthus Wimm. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus triglochidiatus Engelm. Accepted L WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 4
Echinocereus trockyi Bateman ex Lindl. Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus undulatus Hildm. ex Schumann, Walther Unresolved L TRO 2012-04-18
Echinocereus viereckii Werderm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 1
Echinocereus viridiflorus Engelm. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23 2
Echinocereus websterianus G.E.Linds. Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23
Echinocereus yavapaiensis M.A.Baker Accepted M WCSP (in review) 2012-03-23

Statistics

The Plant List includes 354 scientific plant names of species rank for the genus Echinocereus. Of these 64 are accepted species names.

The Plant List includes a further 353 scientific plant names of infraspecific rank for the genus Echinocereus. We do not intend The Plant List to be complete for names of infraspecific rank. These are primarily included because names of species rank are synonyms of accepted infraspecific names.

Species names

The status of the 354 species names for the genus Echinocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of binomial name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 64 18.1%
Synonym 234 66.1%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 56 15.8%

All names

The status of the 707 names (including infraspecific names) for the genus Echinocereus recorded in The Plant List, are as follows:

Pie chart of all name statuses
Status Total
Accepted 112 15.8%
Synonym 537 76.0%
Unplaced 0 0%
Unassessed 58 8.2%

Of the species names,

The confidence with which the status of the 354 species names recorded in The Plant List for the genus Echinocereus, are assigned as follows:

Confidence level Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Total
High confidence 0 0 0 0 0 0%
Medium confidence 60 222 0 0 282 79.7%
Low confidence 4 12 0 56 72 20.3%

The source of the species name records found in The Plant List for the genus Echinocereus is as follows:

Source of record Accepted Synonym Unplaced Unassessed Misapplied Total
Tropicos 4 44 0 33 0 81 22.9%
WCSP (in review) 60 190 0 23 0 273 77.1%