Echinocactus polycephalus

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Echinocactus polycephalus

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Cacteae
Genus: Echinocactus
Species: Echinocactus polycephalus
Varieties: E. p. var. polycephalus – E. p. var. xeranthemoides

Name[edit]

Note[edit]

Might be an allopolyploid originated from Echinocactus and an Astrophytum. The genus Emorycactus Doweld was published for this purpouse.

References[edit]

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Cotton top cactus
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