Discocactus zehntneri subsp. boomianus

Discocactus zehntneri subsp. boomianus (Buining & Brederoo) N.P.Taylor & Zappi ()
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🌵 BasionymDiscocactus boomianus ()
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🌵 Basionym published in Succulenta (Netherlands) 50(2): 26 (1971)

Named for Dutch botanist Boudewijn Karel Boom (1903-1980). Buining: “I would like to name it after my friend, Dr. B. K. Boom, secretary of the [International Organization for Succulent Plant Study], who has always kindly advised me in my botanical work.”

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Maarten H.J. van der Meer (2023 Jun 26). Discocactus zehntneri subsp. boomianus. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from https://www.cactusnames.org/discocactus-zehntneri-subsp-boomianus