Genus: Escobaria Britton & Rose

Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Genus number: 4459
Last updated: 13-Feb-2004
Accession Count: 2 (2 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

List of Species Records in GRIN


  1. Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family
  2. Bárcenas, R. T. et al. 2011. Molecular systematics of the Cactaceae. Cladistics 27:470-489. DOI: 10.1111/j.1096-0031.2011.00350.x Note: genus is not monophyletic

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Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 3 June 2020.