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December 2023

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Echinocereus coccineus Engelm.

This species name was first published in Mem. Tour N. Mexico: 93. 1848.

At the time of this classification snapshot, this species 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-0000661214.

Synonyms of Echinocereus coccineus Engelm.

Name Author Protologue Nomenclator WFO link
Cereus aggregatus J.M.Coult. in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 3: 395. 1896. wfo-0000596749
Echinocereus coccineus subsp. aggregatus (Engelm.) W.Blum, Mich.Lange & Rutow Echinocereus Prepr.: 4. 1998. wfo-0000661216
Echinocereus conoideus (Engelm.) auct. wfo-0000661229
Echinocereus conoideus var. cristata Houghton in J. Cact. Succ. Soc. Amer. 2: 490. 1931. wfo-0000661230
Echinocereus triglochidiatus subsp. coccineus (Engelm.) U.Guzmán in Cactaceae Syst. Init. 16: 17. 2003. wfo-0000661564
Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. coccineus (Engelm.) W.T.Marshall & T.M.Bock Cactaceae: 117. 1941. wfo-0000745737
Cereus hexaedrus Engelm. Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 3: 285–286 1856 wfo-0001288231
Cereus coccineus var. cylindricus Engelm. in Mem. Amer. Acad. Arts n.s., 4: 51. 1849. wfo-0001430334
Echinocereus coccineus subsp. transpecosensis W.Blum, Oldach & J.Oldach in Cact. Explor. 14: 59. 2015. wfo-0001430706

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Name Author Protologue Nomenclator WFO link