Weingartia fidana (‘fidaiana’)

Weingartia fidana ('fidaiana') (Backeb.) Werderm. ()
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🌵 BasionymEchinocactus fidanus ()
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🌵 Type of Weingartia
Spegazzinia
Etymology

Named for German cactus hobbyist H.F. Fida, editor of Der Kakteenfreund, the journal in which the species was described.

The original spelling fidaiana is correctable to fidana under article 60.8(c) of the International Code of Nomenclature.


How to cite

van der Meer, Maarten H.J. (2022, February 5). Weingartia fidana (‘fidaiana’). Dictionary of Cactus Names. Retrieved from https://www.cactusnames.org/weingartia-fidana-fidaiana