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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2750354, with some changes.

M Cylindropuntia alcahes (F.A.C.Weber) F.M.Knuth is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Kaktus-ABC 127 1935.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Cylindropuntia alcahes var. burrageana (Britton & Rose) Rebman Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cylindropuntia brevispina (H.E.Gates) Backeb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Grusonia alcahes (F.A.C.Weber) G.D.Rowley Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Opuntia alcahes F.A.C.Weber Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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