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Taxon: Sclerocactus whipplei (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) Britton & Rose

Genus: Sclerocactus
Family: Cactaceae subfamily: Cactoideae tribe: Cacteae.
Nomen number: 444381
Place of publication: Cact. 3:213. 1922
Name verified on: 06-Apr-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 13-Apr-2004
No species priority site assigned.

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

SPECIES OF CONSERVATION CONCERN BECAUSE RARE OR ENDANGERED

Species on the following lists:


Common names:

  • devil's-claw barrel cactus   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • Heil's devil's-claw cactus   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • Reeve's devil's-claw cactus   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • Rose devil's-claw cactus   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • Whipple's devil's-claw cactus   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • Whipple's fish-hook cactus   (Source: F NAmer ) – English
  • Whipple's viznagita   (Source: Cact Fam ) – English
  • klotsklerokaktus   (Source: Vara kulturvaxt namn ) – Swedish

Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native: (links to other web resources are provided for some distributions)

References:

More:

Check other web resources for Sclerocactus whipplei (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) Britton & Rose:


Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?444381 (22 July 2014)

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