Pediocactus sileri

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Pediocactus sileri


Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales
Classification System: APG III (down to family level)

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

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Cacteae
Genus: Pediocactus
Species: Pediocactus sileri


Pediocactus sileri (Engelm. ex J.M.Coult.) L.D.Benson (1961)


  • Basionym
    • Echinocactus sileri Engelm. ex J.M.Coult., Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 3(7): 376. 1896.
  • Homotypic
    • Utahia sileri (Engelm. ex J.M.Coult.) Britton & Rose, Cactaceae 3: 215. 1922.


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Siler's pincushion cactus, silver pincushion cactus, and gypsum plains cactus
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