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M Mammillaria polythele Mart. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 5100039) with original publication details: Nov. Actorum Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. German. Nat. Cur. 16(1): 328, pl. 19 1832.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:134984-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Mammillaria crocidata Lem. Synonym M TRO
Mammillaria dolichocentra Lem. Synonym M TRO
Mammillaria galeottii Scheidw. Synonym M TRO
Mammillaria hidalgensis Purpus Synonym M TRO
Mammillaria kewensis Salm-Dyck Synonym M TRO
Mammillaria polythele subsp. polythele Synonym L TRO
Mammillaria tetracantha Salm-Dyck Synonym M TRO

Infraspecific taxa:

This species contains the following infraspecific taxa*.

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied Synonyms
Mammillaria polythele subsp. durispina (Boed.) D.R. Hunt Accepted L TRO 1
Mammillaria polythele subsp. obconella (Scheidw.) D.R. Hunt Accepted L TRO 1

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-5100039.

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