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M Mammillaria prolifera (Mill.) Haw. 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 5100149) with original publication details: Syn. Pl. Succ. 177 1812.

⥇ A cross-taxon basionym link was ignored while processing this record, see Cactus prolifer Mill..

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI: http://ipni.org/urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:134999-1.

Synonyms:

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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Mammillaria prolifera var. prolifera Synonym L TRO
Mammillaria pusilla DC. 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 prolifera subsp. arachnoidea (D.R. Hunt) D.R. Hunt Accepted L TRO 1
Mammillaria prolifera subsp. haitiensis (K. Schum.) D.R. Hunt Accepted L TRO 1
Mammillaria prolifera subsp. multiceps (Salm-Dyck) U. Guzmán Accepted L TRO 11
Mammillaria prolifera subsp. zublerae (Repp.) 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-5100149.

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