Taxon profile


Echinocactus Link & Otto

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

Intertaxon relationships

Included taxa

Number of records: 6

species Echinocactus grusonii Hildm. - Golden Barrel Cactus

Echinocactus grusonii

species Echinocactus horizonthalonius Lem. - Devilshead

Echinocactus horizonthalonius

species Echinocactus parryi Engelmann
species Echinocactus platyacanthus Link & Otto

Echinocactus platyacanthus

species Echinocactus polycephalus Engelm. & J.M. Bigelow - Cottontop Cactus
species Echinocactus texensis Hopffer - Horse Crippler

Echinocactus texensis

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1278602]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Echinocactus Link & Otto, 1827]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Echinocactus Link & Otto]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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