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This name record (from Tropicos) is not included in version 1.1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name is included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Pediocactus simpsonii in version 1.1 of The Plant List.

L Pediocactus simpsonii var. minor (Engelm.) L.D. Benson is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon in the genus Pediocactus (family Cactaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 5107015) with original publication details: Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 33: 51 51 1961.


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Echinocactus simpsonii var. minor Engelm. Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Echinocactus simpsonii f. minor (Engelm.) Schelle Unresolved L WCSP (in review)
Pediocactus simpsonii var. minor (Engelm.) Cockerell Synonym L TRO
Pediocactus simpsonii var. minor (Engelm.) Boissevain & Davidson Synonym L TRO

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