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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2739625, and has not been changed.

M Coryphantha echinus (Engelm.) Orcutt is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Circular to Cactus Fanciers i 1922.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Coryphantha cornifera var. echinus (Engelm.) L.D.Benson Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Coryphantha echinus var. robusta A.M.Powell Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Coryphantha pectinata (Engelm.) Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Coryphantha radians var. echinus (Engelm.) Y.Itô Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Coryphantha radians var. pectinata (Engelm.) Borg Synonym L WCSP (in review)

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