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Sclerocactus unguispinus  (Engelm.) N.P. Taylor
Taxonomic Serial No.: 908283

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Neolloydia durangensis (Runge) L.D. Benson
 
    Neolloydia unguispina (Engelm.) L.D. Benson
 
    Echinocactus unguispinus Engelm.
 
    Echinomastus laui G. Frank & Zecher
 
    Echinomastus mapimiensis Backeb.
 
    Echinomastus unguispinus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose
 
    Echinomastus durangensis (Runge) Britton & Rose
 
    Thelocactus durangensis (Runge) W.T. Marshall
 
    Thelocactus unguispinus (Engelm.) W.T. Marshall
 
    Pediocactus unguispinus (Engelm.) Halda
 
    Echinomastus unguispinus var. laui (Gerhart Frank & Zecher) Glass & R.A. Foster
 
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  Current Standing: accepted  
       
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  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 unguispinus (Engelm.) N.P. Taylor  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Charles A. Butterworth, Ph.D.   
  Notes: ITIS Cactaceae Steward   
  Reference for: Sclerocactus unguispinus    
       
  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 unguispinus   
       
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 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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