Sclerocactus whipplei subsp. heilii

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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: Sclerocactus
Sectio: S. sect. Parviflori
Species: Sclerocactus whipplei
Subspecies: S. w. subsp. heilii


Sclerocactus whipplei (Castetter, P.Pierce & K.H.Schwer.) D.R.Hunt, 2005.


  • Sclerocactus whipplei var. heilii Castetter, P.Pierce & K.H.Schwer. in Cact. Succ. J. (Los Angeles) 48(2): 79–80, f. 3–4. 1976 syn. sec. Hunt 2006


Native distribution areas:
Sclerocactus whipplei subsp. heilii
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Southern Central USA
      • Arizona, Utah

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


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Vernacular names[edit]

English: Whipple's fishhook cactus

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