Euechinopsis Frič & Kreuzinger, ()
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🌵 Published in Succulenta (Netherlands) 20: 74 (1938)
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Greek eu– ‘true’ + Echinopsis. Frič and Kreuzinger introduced this name for “only the soft-fleshed real Echinopsis in the concept of the author of the genus Echinopsis (Zucc[arini] 1837)” and used “Echinopsis” (including the quotation marks) for unclassified species in their Echinopsieae group. Compare Eulobivia and Eurebutia.

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van der Meer, Maarten H.J. (2022, February 5). Euechinopsis. Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from

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