The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2781758, with some changes.

L Echinocactus electracanthus Lem. is a synonym of Ferocactus histrix (DC.) G.E.Linds.

This name is a synonym of Ferocactus histrix (DC.) G.E.Linds..

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Cact. Aliq. Nov. 24 1838.

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