⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.
This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2782434, with some changes.
This name is a synonym of Ferocactus lecontei (Engelm.) Britton & Rose.
The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as a synonym with original publication details: Rep. U.S. Geogr. Surv., Wheeler 6: 128 1879.
Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:87811-2.