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L Melocactus curvispinus subsp. caesius (H.L.Wendl.) N.P.Taylor is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Melocactus curvispinus Pfeiff. in the genus Melocactus (family Cactaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Bradleya 9: 75 1991.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:1030168-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cactus caesius (H.L.Wendl.) Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melocactus caesius H.L.Wendl. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Melocactus curvispinus f. caesius (H.L.Wendl.) N.P.Taylor Synonym L WCSP (in review)

The species Melocactus curvispinus Pfeiff. has a further 25 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2360019, and has not been changed.