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M Echinopsis atacamensis (Phil.) Friedrich & G.D.Rowley is an accepted name

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

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: I.O.S. Bull. 3: 94 1974.

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
Cereus atacamensis Phil. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Echinopsis atacamensis subsp. atacamensis Synonym L TRO
Helianthocereus atacamensis (Phil.) Backeb. Synonym M TRO
Leucostele rivieri Backeb. Synonym M TRO
Pilocereus pasacanus F.A.C. Weber ex Rümpler Synonym M TRO
Trichocereus atacamensis (Phil.) W.T. Marshall Synonym M TRO
Trichocereus eremophilus F. Ritter Synonym M TRO
Trichocereus pasacana (F.A.C. Weber ex Rümpler) Britton & Rose Synonym M TRO
Trichocereus rivierei (Backeb.) Krainz Unresolved 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
Echinopsis atacamensis subsp. pasacana (F.A.C.Weber) G.Navarro Accepted L WCSP (in review) 5

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2783279.

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