Melocactus intortus (Miller) Urban [ Cactus intortus Miller]
Plumier, C., Mss. (1689-1697)
Mss.

vol. 3 (1689-1697)
[Botanicon Americanum seu historia plantarum Americanis insulis nascentium]
t. 8
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name recognized:
656042 Melocactus intortus (Miller) Urban
name recognized (basionym):
171722 Cactus intortus Miller

name cited:
171722 Cactus intortus Miller

cited non-linnean name:
Melocactus indiae occidentalis fere conicus et striatus

drawing: C. Plumier
family: Cactaceae
subfamily: Cactoideae
tribe: Cacteae
epithet: intortus,-a,-um

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homotypic synonyms:
Cactus intortus Miller; Echinocactus intortus (Miller) DC.;
heterotypic synonyms:
Melocactus amoenus Hoffmanns.; Melocactus antonii (Britton) F.M. Knuth; Melocactus communis (Aiton) Link & Otto;
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