Melocactus intortus (Miller) Urban [ Melocactus communis (Aiton) Link & Otto]
Rhind, W., history of the vegetable kingdom, new ed. (1855)
Hist. Veg. Kingd.

t. 12 f. 14
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Melocactus intortus (Miller) Urban

name cited:
Melocactus communis (Aiton) Link & Otto
name cited (basionym):
Cactus melocactus var. communis Aiton
name recognized:
Melocactus intortus (Miller) Urban
name recognized (basionym):
Cactus intortus Miller
drawing: W.H. Fitch
engraving/lithography: T.G. Flowers
family: Cactaceae
subfamily: Cactoideae
tribe: Cereeae
epithet cited: communis,-is,-e

epithet recognized: caroli-linnaei

Illustration contributed by:
Wellcome Museum and Library, London, U.K.
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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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6 656042 Melocactus intortus (Miller) Urban [125 171722 Cactus intortus Miller]
W. Rhind, Hist. Veg. Kingd.: t. 12, fig. 14 (1868) [W.H. Fitch]