Genus: Astrophytum Lem.

Sometimes included in: Echinocactus Link & Otto

 
Family: Cactaceae
  Subfamily: Cactoideae
      Tribe: Cacteae
Genus number: 1109
Last updated: 23-Feb-2004
Accession Count: 1
Comments: all accepted species are in GRIN

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001. (Cact Fam)
  • Hunt, D. R. 1999. The genera of the Cactoideae, current status. Cactaceae Consensus Init. 8:12.
  • Rodriguez, A. 1994. Astrophytum. The star cacti. (New Plantsman) 1:84-94.
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