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Sclerocactus uncinatus  (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) N.P. Taylor
Taxonomic Serial No.: 505084

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Ancistrocactus uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) L.D. Benson
 
    Echinocactus uncinatus Galeotti ex Pfeiff.
 
    Thelocactus uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) W.T. Marshall
 
    Glandulicactus uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) Backeb.
 
    Ferocactus uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) Britton & Rose
 
    Hamatocactus uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) Orcutt
 
    Pediocactus uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) Halda
 
    Glandulicactus uncinatus ssp. uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) Backeb.
 
  Common Name(s): Chihuahuan fishhook cactus
 
    Biznaga-bola uncinada [Spanish]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderCaryophyllanae   
                         OrderCaryophyllales   
                            FamilyCactaceae Juss. – cactus, cacti  
                               GenusSclerocactus Britton & Rose – fishhook cactus  
                                  SpeciesSclerocactus uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) N.P. Taylor – Chihuahuan fishhook cactus, Biznaga-bola uncinada  
    Direct Children:  
                                     Subspecies Sclerocactus uncinatus ssp. crassihamatus (F.A.C. Weber) N.P. Taylor  
                                     Subspecies Sclerocactus uncinatus ssp. uncinatus (Galeotti ex Pfeiff.) N.P. Taylor  
                                     Subspecies Sclerocactus uncinatus ssp. wrightii (Engelm.) N.P. Taylor  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Charles A. Butterworth, Ph.D.  
  Notes: ITIS Cactaceae Steward   
  Reference for: Sclerocactus uncinatus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Checklist of CITES Species Part 1 CITES species index, CD-ROM (version 2011)  
  Acquired: 2011   
  Notes: UNEP-WCMC (Comps.) 2011. Checklist of CITES species (CD-ROM). CITES Secretariat, Geneva, Switzerland, and UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge, United Kingdom. ISBN 2-88323-030-7. Available online at http://www.cites.org/eng/resources/pub/checklist11/index.html or from CITES Secretariat, Chemin des Anémones, 1219 Châtelaine, Genève, Switzerland   
  Reference for: Sclerocactus uncinatus   
       
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2001   
  Notes: CONABIO: (http://www.conabio.gob.mx/)   
  Reference for: Biznaga-bola uncinada[Spanish]   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Sclerocactus uncinatus   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Sclerocactus uncinatus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hunt, David  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The New Cactus Lexicon: Text   
  Page(s): x + 373   
  Publisher: dh books   
  Publication Place: Milborne Port, England   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-9538134-5-2   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Sclerocactus uncinatus   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: North America  
    Middle America  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin: Continental US, Native  
    Mexico, Native  
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: CITES: Appendix II listed under Cactaceae, adopted at the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (Doha, 2010)  
 

 

   

 
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