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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. New Mexico to W. & S. Texas and Mexico.

Native to:

Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southwest, New Mexico, Texas

Ferocactus uncinatus (Galeotti) Britton & Rose appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hernandez et al [1759], Mexico Sclerocactus uncinatus K000062786
Eschanzier [0], Mexico Sclerocactus uncinatus K000250846
Pringle [76], Mexico Sclerocactus uncinatus K000062787
Hunt [9555], USA Sclerocactus uncinatus K000250853
Anderson [1115], Mexico Sclerocactus uncinatus K000062785
Sclerocactus uncinatus K000250848

First published in Cact. 3: 146 (1922)

Accepted by

  • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (2001). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS E-F: 1-50919. [Cited as Sclerocactus uncinatus.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hernández, H.M. & Gómez-Hinostrosa, C. (2015). Mapping the cacti of Mexico part II. Mammillaria Succulent Plant Research 9: 1-189.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0