Taxon  Report   2879 
Echinocereus engelmannii  (Parry) Ruempler  var. howei  L. Benson
Howe's hedgehog cactus
Echinocereus engelmannii var. howei, a dicot, is a shrub (stem succulent) that is native to California and is endemic (limited) to California.

It is included in the CNPS Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants on list 1B.1 (rare, threatened, or endangered in CA and elsewhere).   7th Edition  /  8th Edition

 

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Community: Creosote Bush Scrub
Family: CACTACEAE  
Genus: Echinocereus
Parent Record Echinocereus engelmannii.
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Original Publication citation. on the International Plants Names Index

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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 19, 2014).

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