Taxon profile


Brownspine Hedgehog Cactus
Echinocereus russanthus Weniger

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Cactaceae »  genus Echinocereus - hedgehog cactus

Scientific synonyms

Echinocereus chloranthus var. russanthus (Weniger) Lamb. ex Rowley

Least Concern LC


Included taxa

Number of records: 1

subspecies Echinocereus russanthus subsp. fiehnii (Trocha) Blum & Lange Stat. Nov.

Echinocereus russanthus subsp. fiehnii

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [152784]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Echinocereus russanthus D.Weniger]
Data retrieved on: 3 August 2018
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Echinocereus russanthus Weniger]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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