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Notes on Ferocactus B. & R.
N. P. Taylor
The Cactus and Succulent Journal of Great Britain
Vol. 41, No. 4 (November 1979), pp. 88-94
Published by: British Cactus and Succulent Society
Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/42786320
Page Count: 7
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K. Schumann's treatment is considered preferable to that of Britton & Rose as a basis for the classification of the North American species of Echinocactus Link & Otto sensu lato. The amplification of Ferocactus B. & R. to correspond broadly with Echinocactus subg. Ancistrocactus K. Schum. is proposed. New combinations are made at subgeneric and sectional rank and for 13 species transferred from Ancistrocactus, Coloradoa, Sclerocactus and Thelocactus. Nomenclatural notes are appended on three untenable names (Ferocactus acanthodes, F. etnoryi and F. crassihamatus).
The Cactus and Succulent Journal of Great Britain © 1979 British Cactus and Succulent Society