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M Echinocereus polyacanthus Engelm. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Mem. Tour N. Mexico 104 1848.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:87985-2.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cereus leeanus Hook. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus pacificus Coult. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Cereus polyacanthus Engelm. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus acifer subsp. ventanensis W.Rischer Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus durangensis Rümpler Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus durangensis var. nigrispinus Rümpler Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus durangensis var. rufispinus Rümpler Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus leeanus (Hook.) Lem. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus leeanus (Hook.) Lemaire in Forster Synonym M TRO
Echinocereus leeanus var. multicostatus (Cels) K.Schum. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus matthesianus Backeb. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus santaritensis W.Blum & Rutow Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. polyacanthus (Engelm. ex Wisl.) L.D.Benson Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinocereus triglochidiatus subsp. polyacanthus (Engelm.) U.Guzmán Synonym L WCSP (in review)

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Echinocereus polyacanthus var. densus (Regel) N.P.Taylor Accepted L WCSP (in review) 16
Echinocereus polyacanthus var. huitcholensis (F.A.C.Weber) N.P.Taylor Accepted L WCSP (in review) 5
Echinocereus polyacanthus var. pacificus (Engelm.) N.P.Taylor Accepted L WCSP (in review) 7

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2782763.

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