Echinocereus engelmannii var. armatus

Scientific Name:Echinocereus engelmannii var. armatus
Common name:armored hedgehog cactus
Rank and Status   
Global Rank:G5T2?Q Native Status:Native
Subnational (State) Rank:S1? Endemic:No
US ESA Status:None Sand Dunes:No
NNHP Tracking Status:Do not track Wetland:No
Other Agency Status Status Last Updated Status Comments
State of Nevada Protected Protected as a cactus, yucca, or Christmas tree
Nevada Native Plant Society Dropped, no longer of concern
Distribution (NV Counties)

Status: Confident or certain

Summary Occurrence Data
Occurrence Count:2
Total Observed Area (hectares):Not Available
Maximum Known Elevation (m):Not available
Minimum Known Elevation (m):1676
Echinocereus engelmannii var. armatus data at NatureServe
Echinocereus engelmannii var. armatus photos and data at Encyclopedia of Life
Character Abstract
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Phenology Comments:Flowers in May.
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Inventory Comments:Not systematically surveyed in Nevada.
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