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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2725370, and has not been changed.

M Cleistocactus candelilla Cárdenas is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 24: 146 1952.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cleistocactus candelilla var. pojoensis Cárdenas Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cleistocactus dependens Cárdenas Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cleistocactus ianthinus Cárdenas Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cleistocactus pojoensis (Cárdenas) Backeb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cleistocactus vallegrandensis Cárdenas Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Seticleistocactus dependens (Cárdenas) Backeb. Synonym M TRO

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