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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.

This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-2808185, with some changes.

M Ferocactus macrodiscus (Mart.) Britton & Rose is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Cact. 3: 139 1922.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Bisnaga macrodisca (Mart.) Doweld Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocactus campylacanthus Scheidw. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocactus macrodiscus Mart. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocactus macrodiscus var. multiflorus Rud.Mey. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinocactus macrodiscus f. multiflorus (Rud.Mey.) Schelle Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinofossulocactus campylacanthus Lawr. Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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