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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2773086, with some changes.

M Disocactus nelsonii (Britton & Rose) Linding. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Beih. Bot. Centralbl. 61A: 383 1942.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Chiapasia nelsonii (Britton & Rose) Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Chiapasia nelsonii var. hondurensis (Kimnach) Backeb. Synonym L TRO
Disocactus nelsonii var. hondurensis Kimnach Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Disocactus nelsonii subsp. hondurensis (Kimnach) Doweld Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Epiphyllum nelsonii Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Phyllocactus chiapensis J.A. Purpus Synonym M TRO
Phyllocactus nelsonii (Britton & Rose) Vaupel Synonym M TRO

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