Echinocactus texensis

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Echinocactus texensis

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 texensis

Name[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • Homotypic
    • Homalocephala texensis (Hopffer ex Regel) Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 3: 181, pl. 19. 1922.
  • Heterotypic
    • Echinocactus lindheimeri Engelm. & A.Gray, Boston J. Nat. Hist. 5: 246. 1845.
    • Echinocactus texensis f. longispinus Schelle, Kakteenkunde 161. 1907.
    • Echinocactus texensis var. gourgensii Cels ex Labour., Monogr. Cact. 196. 1853.
    • Echinocactus texensis var. longispinus Schelle, Handb. Kakteenkult. 161. 1907.
    • Echinocactus texensis var. treculianus Förster, Handb. Cacteenk., ed. 2, 504. 1885.
    • Homalocephala texensis var. gourgensii (Cels ex Labour.) Y.Itô, Cacti 108. 1952.

Native distribution areas

Display the range areas:
  • Continental: America
    • Regional: North America

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDGW – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

References[edit]

Vernacular names[edit]

English: devil's pincushion, horse crippler
español: Biznaga-tonel manca caballo
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