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M Stenocereus pruinosus (Otto ex Pfeiff.) Buxb. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Bot. Stud. 12: 101 1961.

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


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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cactus pruinosus Monv. ex Steud. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus pruinosus (Otto ex Pfeiff.) C.F.Först. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus roridus Pfeiff. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocactus pruinosus Otto ex Pfeiff. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Lemaireocereus laevigatus (Salm-Dyck) Borg Synonym M TRO
Lemaireocereus laevigatus var. guatemalensis (Eichlam) Borg Synonym L TRO
Lemaireocereus longispinus Britton & Rose Synonym M TRO
Lemaireocereus pruinosus (Otto ex Pfeiff.) Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ritterocereus laevigatus Backeb. Synonym M TRO
Ritterocereus pruinosus (Otto) Backeb. Synonym M TRO
Stenocereus longispinus (Britton & Rose) Buxb. Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name record (from WCSP (in review)) was not included in version 1 of The Plant List. It is possible the same name was included from a different data source, to check this you can search for Stenocereus pruinosus in version 1 of The Plant List.