Taxon profile


Cushion Foxtail Cactus
Escobaria alversonii (J.M. Coult.) N.P. Taylor

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Cactaceae »  genus Escobaria - foxtail cactus »  section Escobaria

Scientific synonyms

Mammillaria alversonii (Coult.) Coult. ex Zeissold
Escobaria vivipara var. alversonii (Coult.) D.R. Hunt
Coryphantha vivipara var. alversonii (Coult.) L. Benson
Coryphantha alversonii (Coult.) Orcutt

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018-1 [152329]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Escobaria alversonii (J.M.Coult.) N.P.Taylor]
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 Coryphantha alversonii (J.M. Coult.) Orcutt]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

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