Echinocereus ferreiranus

Echinocereus ferreiranus ('ferreirianus') H.E.Gates ()
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Etymology

Named for Enrique Ferreira, “former Consul of Mexico at San Diego, California, whose kindly cooperation greatly faciliated the author’s many exploring trips into Lower California” (Gates). The epithet was originally spelled ferreirianus, but ferreiranus is the correct spelling under Art. 60.8(c) of the International Code of Nomenclature.


How to cite

van der Meer, Maarten H.J. (2022, September 9). Echinocereus ferreiranus. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from https://www.cactusnames.org/echinocereus-ferreiranus