Taxon: Echinocereus mojavensis (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) Rümpler

Genus: Echinocereus
Family: Cactaceae
  Subfamily: Cactoideae
      Tribe: Echinocereeae
Nomen number: 435257
Place of publication: Handb. Cakteenk. ed. 2:803. 1885
Name Verified on: 24-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Mar-2017
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Mojave hedgehog  (Source: Cact Fam) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Northern Mexico: Mexico - Baja California
    • Southwestern U.S.A.: United States - Arizona, - California, - Nevada, - Utah


  • Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  • FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. 1993- (F NAmer)
  • Taylor, N. P. The genus Echinocereus. 1985 (Echinocereus) 73.


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