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M Arthrocereus melanurus (K.Schum.) Diers, P.Br. & Esteves is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Kakteen And. Sukk. 38: 314 1987.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:272713-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Arthrocereus melanurus var. estevesii Diers & P.Br. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Arthrocereus melanurus subsp. estevesii (Diels & P.J.Braun) P.J.Braun & Esteves Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Arthrocereus melanurus var. estevesii Diers & P.J. Braun Synonym L TRO
Arthrocereus melanurus subsp. melanurus Synonym L TRO
Arthrocereus melanurus subsp. mello-barretoi (Backeb. & Voll) P.J.Braun & Esteves Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Arthrocereus mello-barretoi Backeb. & Voll Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Arthrocereus mello-barretoi (Backeb. & Voll) P.J. Braun & Esteves Synonym M TRO
Cereus melanurus K.Schum. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Leocereus melanurus (K. Schum.) Britton & Rose Synonym M TRO

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Arthrocereus melanurus subsp. odorus (F.Ritter) N.P.Taylor & Zappi Accepted L WCSP (in review) 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2653736.

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