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L Ferocactus emoryi subsp. rectispinus (Engelm.) N.P.Taylor is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Ferocactus emoryi (Engelm.) Orcutt in the genus Ferocactus (family Cactaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Cactaceae Consensus Init. 6: 16 1998.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Echinocactus emoryi var. rectispinus Engelm. ex J.M.Coult. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinocactus emoryi f. rectispinus (Engelm. ex J.M.Coult.) Schelle Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Echinocactus rectispinus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Ferocactus emoryi var. rectispinus (Engelm.) N.P.Taylor Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Ferocactus rectispinus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose Synonym M WCSP (in review)

The species Ferocactus emoryi (Engelm.) Orcutt has a further 2 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2808149, and has not been changed.