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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.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-2782038, with some changes.

L Echinocactus meonacanthus Link & Otto is a synonym of Melocactus violaceus Pfeiff.

This name is a synonym of Melocactus violaceus Pfeiff..

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Verh. Vereins Beförd. Gartenbaues Königl. Preuss. Staaten 3: 428 1827.

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