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⚠ Version 1 of The Plant List has been superseded.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 tro-5101831, with some changes.

M Matucana myriacantha (Vaupel) Buxb. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 5101831) with original publication details: Die Kakteen 1, 9 1 1973.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Matucana calocephala Skarupke Synonym M TRO
Matucana comacephala F. Ritter Synonym M TRO
Matucana purpureoalba F. Ritter Synonym M TRO
Matucana winteri F. Ritter Synonym M TRO
Submatucana myriacantha (Vaupel) Backeb. Synonym M TRO

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