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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2681939, and has not been changed.

M Brasilicereus phaeacanthus (Gürke) Backeb. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Cactaceae (Berlin) 1941(2): 50 1942.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Brasilicereus breviflorus F.Ritter Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Brasilicereus phaeacanthus subsp. breviflorus (F.Ritter) P.J.Braun & Esteves Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cephalocereus phaeacanthus (Gürke) Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus phaeacanthus Gürke Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus phaeacanthus var. breviflorus (F.Ritter) P.J.Braun Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Pilocereus phaeacanthus (Gürke) Backeb. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)

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