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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2653206, and has not been changed.

M Arrojadoa penicillata (Gürke) Britton & Rose is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Arrojadoa (family Cactaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Cact. 2: 171 1920.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Arrojadoa penicillata var. decumbens Backeb. & Voll Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Arrojadoa penicillata var. spinosior Buining & Brederoo Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cephalocereus penicillatus (Gürke) Werderm. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus penicillatus Gürke Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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