Taxon  Report   8903 
Coryphantha alversonii  (Coult.) Orcutt
foxtail cactus
Coryphantha alversonii, a dicot, is a perennial herb (stem succulent) that is native to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 4.3 (limited distribution).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Coryphantha
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Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2
PLANTS: accepted name: Escobaria alversonii
Other Names:
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TJM2: Coryphantha vivipara var. alversonii
TJM2: Escobaria vivipara var. alversonii
TJM2: Mammillaria alversonii
 Information about  Coryphantha alversonii  from other sources:
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website references on Google

USDA PLANTS Profile (ESAL2)

Nursery availability and horticultural info on CNPLX

2012 Jepson Manual Treament from the Jepson Herbarium,
University of California, Berkeley

Search efloras.org (Flora of North America)

Search the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center Native Plant Database

Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of Calif. Herbaria.
[web application]. 2014. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available: http://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Apr 24, 2014).

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