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Echinocereus coccineus subsp. paucispinus (Engelm.) W.Blum, Mich.Lange & Rutow

This subspecies name was first published in Echinocereus Monogr.: 4. 1998.

At the time of this classification snapshot, this subspecies name was accepted by WFO (placed as the accepted name of a taxon). Its description and other taxonomic data can be found on World Flora Online, id: wfo-0001286411.

Synonyms of Echinocereus coccineus subsp. paucispinus (Engelm.) W.Blum, Mich.Lange & Rutow

Name Author Protologue Nomenclator WFO link
Cereus octacanthus (Muehlenpf.) J.M.Coult. in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 3: 395. 1896. wfo-0000597433
Cereus paucispinus Engelm. & Bigelow in Pacif. Railr. Rep. Parke, Bot. 4: 34. 1857. wfo-0000597464
Cereus roemeri Muehlenpf. in Allg. Gartenzeitung 16: 19. 1848. wfo-0000597611
Cereus roemeri Engelm. Pl. Fendler.: 50. 1849. wfo-0000597613
Echinocereus coccineus var. octacanthus (Muehlenpf.) Boissev. Colorado Cactaceae: 39. 1940. wfo-0000661222
Echinocereus coccineus var. paucispinus (Engelm.) D.J.Ferguson in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 61: 222. 1989. wfo-0000661223
Echinocereus coccineus subsp. roemeri (Muehlenpf.) W.Blum, Mich.Lange & Rutow Echinocereus Prepr.: 4. 1998. wfo-0000661224
Echinocereus octacanthus (Muehlenpf.) Britton & Rose Cactaceae 3: 13. 1922. wfo-0000661373
Echinocereus paucispinus (Engelm.) Engelm. ex Rümpler Handb. Cacteenk. 2(16): 794. 1886. wfo-0000661392
Echinocereus roemeri (Muehlenpf.) Engelm. ex J.N.Haage in Preis-Verz. Cact.: 23. 1859. wfo-0000661486
Echinocereus roemeri (Muehlenpf.) Rydb. in Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 33: 146. 1906. wfo-0000661487
Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. paucispinus (Engelm.) W.T.Marshall in: Marshall, W.T. & T.M.Bock, Cactaceae (Marshall & Bock): 118. 1941. wfo-0000661580
Echinopsis octacantha Muehlenpf. in Allg. Gartenzeitung 16: 19. 1848. wfo-0000662228
Cereus paucispinus Engelm. in Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 3: 285. 1856. wfo-0001288282
Echinocereus roemeri Rümpler Handb. Cacteenk.: 792. 1885. wfo-0001288557
Echinocereus paucispinus Rümpler Handb. Cacteenk.: 794. 1885. wfo-0001430731