Echinocereus coccineus

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Echinocereus coccineus

Echinocereus coccineus Engelm., Mem. Tour N. Mexico: 93. 1848 sec. Sánchez & al. 2018
  • Echinocereus triglochidiatus var. coccineus (Engelm.) W.T.Marshall & T.M.Bock, Cactaceae: 117. 1941 syn. sec. ???
  • Echinocereus triglochidiatus subsp. coccineus (Engelm.) U.Guzmán in Cactaceae Syst. Init. 16: 17. 2003 syn. sec. ???
  • =Cereus coccineus var. cylindricus Engelm. in Mem. Amer. Acad. Arts n.s., 4: 51. 1849 syn. sec. Blum & al. 2017
  • =Cereus aggregatus J.M.Coult. in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 3: 395. 1896 syn. sec. Parfitt & Gibson 2003
  • =Echinocereus conoideus var. cristata Houghton in J. Cact. Succ. Soc. Amer. 2: 490. 1931 syn. sec. Plants of the World Online. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • =Echinocereus coccineus subsp. aggregatus (Engelm.) W.Blum, Mich.Lange & Rutow, Echinocereus Prepr.: 4. 1998 syn. sec. Sánchez 2021
  • =Echinocereus coccineus subsp. transpecosensis W.Blum, Oldach & J.Oldach in Cact. Explor. 14: 59. 2015 syn. sec. Sánchez 2021

Notes

Echinocereus coccineus subsp. transpecosensis and E. coccineus subsp. aggregatus represent intermediate taxa between the typical E. coccineus and some other subspecies. We do not recommend accepting them in the absence of more evidence.A

Bibliography

A. Sánchez, D. 2021: Revision of Echinocereus – In: Korotkova N. & al., Cactaceae at Caryophyllales.org – a dynamic online species-level taxonomic backbone for the family. – Willdenowia 51(2): 250-270