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M Browningia altissima (F.Ritter) Buxb. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Kakteen 31 & 32 Gen. C iv/I Nov. 1965.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Gymnanthocereus altissimus F.Ritter Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Gymnocereus altissima Backeb. Synonym M TRO
Gymnocereus altissimus (F.Ritter) Backeb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2683900, and has not been changed.