⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2781990, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Ferocactus haematacanthus (Monv. ex Salm-Dyck) Bravo ex Backeb. & F.M.Knuth.
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Abbild. Beschr. Cact. 2: t. 16 1847.