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Echinocereus subinermis cv. Spiral


Echinocereus subinermis cv. Spiral Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli


See all synonyms of Echinocereus subinermis
Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus subinermis Salm-Dyck in Seem. ex Scheer
Bot. Voy. Herald [Seemann] 7-8: 291. 1856
Synonymy: 4 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus subinermis subs. ochoterenae (J.G.Ortega) N.P.Taylor
Cactaceae Consensus Init. 3: 10. 1997
Synonymy: 3 Cultivars (1):

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Echinocereus subinermis group

  • Echinocereus subinermis Salm-Dyck in Seem. ex Scheer: with usually solitary stems (or with very few branches) often spineless with 5-9 ribs. the floral tube is only slightly woolly (from northern Sinaloa, southern Sonora, south-western Chihuahua)
  • Echinocereus subinermis var. luteus (Britton & Rose) F.M.Knuth: from Sonora and Sinaloa, is generally solitary, has 8 or 9 ribs, no central spine, 6 to 8 radials, up to 8 mm long.
  • Echinocereus subinermis subs. ochoterenae (J.G.Ortega) N.P.Taylor: With branched stems, always spiny with 8 to 11 ribs. the flower tube is noticeably woolly (From northern Sinaloa).
  • Echinocereus subinermis cv. Spiral: has spiral schaped ribs.

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