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Taxon: Echinocereus rigidissimus (Engelm.) hort. ex F. Haage

 
Genus: Echinocereus
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Echinocereeae
Nomen number: 14820
Place of publication: Special Preisverz. [catalogue] 13. 1897
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 09-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Aug-2006
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Arizona rainbow cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Arizona rainbow hedgehog cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • rainbow hedgehog cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • Sonoran rainbow cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico (s.w.)]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona (s.e.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua (w.), Sonora (n. & e.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  2. Backeberg, C. 1960. Die Cactaceae 2041.
  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. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  5. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. Kearney, T. H. & R. H. Peebles Arizona flora, ed. 2. (F Ariz)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Taylor, N. P. 1985. The genus Echinocereus. 1985 (Echinocereus) 122.
  10. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Echinocereus rigidissimus (Engelm.) hort. ex F. Haage :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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?id=14820. Accessed 13 December 2018.