Taxon: Sclerocactus whipplei (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) Britton & Rose

 
Genus: Sclerocactus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 444381
Place of publication: Cact. 3:213. 1922
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-Apr-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 13-Apr-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • devil's-claw barrel cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Heil's devil's-claw cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Reeve's devil's-claw cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Rose devil's-claw cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Whipple's devil's-claw cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Whipple's fish-hook cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Whipple's viznagita  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • klotsklerokaktus  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, Utah]


References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  3. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)

Check other web resources for Sclerocactus whipplei (Engelm. & J. M. Bigelow) Britton & Rose :


Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?444381. Accessed 17 June 2018.