Armatocereus cartwrightianus

Armatocereus cartwrightianus (Britton & Rose) Backeb. ()
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🌡 BasionymLemaireocereus cartwrightianus ()
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🌡 Basionym published in Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 2: 100 (1920)

Britton & Rose: “It is named for Mr. Alfred Cartwright who has for many years been commected with the British Consular Service at Guayaquil [Ecuador] and who has aided many visiting scientists. Mr. Cartwright first described this plant to us and directed us to its peculiar habit.”

How to cite

van der Meer, Maarten H.J. (2022, September 23). Armatocereus cartwrightianus. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from