Melocactus intortus (Miller) Urban [ Melocactus communis (Aiton) Link & Otto]
Nova acta physico-medica academiae caesareae leopoldino-carolinae naturae curiosorum (1757-1839)
Nova Acta Phys.-Med. Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. Nat. Cur.

vol. 18
t. 1 f. 2
name recognized:
656042 Melocactus intortus (Miller) Urban
name recognized (basionym):
171722 Cactus intortus Miller

name cited:
655943 Melocactus communis (Aiton) Link & Otto

name cited (basionym):
171791 Cactus melocactus var. Aiton
family: Cactaceae
subfamily: Cactoideae
tribe: Cereeae
epithet cited: communis,-is,-e

epithet recognized: 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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