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Cacti Genus sclerocactus




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Sclerocactus wrightiae


Common Name(s): Wright's Fishhook Cactus
Synonym(s): Pediocactus wrightiae, Ferocactus wrightiae
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Utah - United States (North America)
Habit: Globose
Flower: Pink, WhiteEncounterability: Extremely Rare
Species Notes: This species is listed in Appendix I of CITES.
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Sclerocactus wrightiae
S. wrightiae
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Sclerocactus wrightiae
S. wrightiae
Picture taken at: Wayne County, Utah

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Sclerocactus wrightiae
S. wrightiae
Picture taken at: Wayne County, Utah

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Sclerocactus wrightiae
S. wrightiae
Picture taken at: Private Collection -Baku city, Azerbaijan

Photographer: Ilham Alekperov

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