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genus

fishhook cactus
Sclerocactus N.L. Britton & Rose

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Cactaceae »  tribus Cacteae

Scientific synonyms

Ancistrocactus Britton & Rose
Coloradoa Boissevain & Davidson
Glandulicactus Backeberg
Toumeya Britton & Rose

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Included taxa

Number of records: 14

species Sclerocactus brevihamatus (Engelm.) D.R. Hunt - Shorthook Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus glaucus (J.A. Purpus ex K. Schum.) L. Benson - Uinta Basin Hookless Cactus
species Sclerocactus mesae-verdae (Boissevain & C. Davids. ex Marshall & Bock) L. Benson - Mesa Verde Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus nyensis F. Hochstätter - Nye County Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus papyracanthus (Engelm.) N.P. Taylor - Paperspine Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus parviflorus Clover & Jotter - Smallflower Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus polyancistrus (Engelm. & Bigelow) Britt. & Rose - Redspined Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus pubispinus (Engelm.) L. Benson - Great Basin Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus scheeri (Salm-Dyck) N.P. Taylor - Scheer's Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus sileri (Engelm. ex Coult.) Heil & J.M. Porter - Siler's Pincushion Cactus
species Sclerocactus spinosior (Engelm.) Woodruff & L. Benson - Desert Valley Fishhook Cactus

Sclerocactus spinosior - Desert Valley Fishhook Cactus

species Sclerocactus uncinatus (Galeotti) N.P. Taylor - Chihuahuan Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus whipplei (Engelm. & Bigelow) Britt. & Rose - Whipple's Fishhook Cactus
species Sclerocactus wrightiae L. Benson - Wright's Fishhook Cactus

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