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L Heliocereus speciosus subsp. amecamensis (Heese in Rother) U. Guzmán is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Heliocereus speciosus (Cav.) Britton & Rose in the genus Heliocereus (family Cactaceae).

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

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 50335687) with original publication details: Cat. Cactaceas Mex. 2003.

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 speciosus var. amecamensis (Heese in Rother) Weing. Synonym L TRO
Heliocereus amecamensis (Heese in Rother) Britton & Rose Synonym M TRO
Heliocereus speciosus var. amecamensis (Heese in Rother) Weing. Synonym L TRO

The species Heliocereus speciosus (Cav.) Britton & Rose has a further 69 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-50335687.

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