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Echinomastus intertextus subs. dasyacanthus (Engelm.) U.Guzmán
Cactaceae Syst. Init. 16: 17 (11 Oct. 2003). Remarks: first published in U.Guzmán et al., Catálogo Cact. Mex.: 82 (May 2003), without basionym reference

Accepted Scientific Name: Echinomastus intertextus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose
Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 3: 149 (1922) Britton & Rose

Echinomastus intertextus subs. dasyacanthus Photo by: Prof. Ilham Alakbarov


Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinomastus intertextus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose
Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 3: 149 (1922)
Synonymy: 16

Common Names include:
ENGLISH: White-flowered visnagita, White biznagita, Early bloomer cactus

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Echinomastus intertextus group

  • Echinomastus intertextus (Engelm.) Britton & Rose: has smooth addpressed radial spines bluish grey to pinkish, with with reddish tips. Distribution: southeastern Arizona, southern New Mexico, west Texas, and adjacent Mexico
  • Echinomastus intertextus subs. dasyacanthus (Engelm.) U.Guzmán: has larger stems with relatively long, protruding spine which contrasts with the smooth aspect of typical E. intertextus. Distribution: Southwestern Texas, central and south-western New Mexico and in extreme northern Chihuahua (Mexico).
  • Echinomastus intertextus f. minimus hort.: it is a small form less than 5 cm tall. Distribution: Chihuahua, Mexicó.

1619 cactus-art Cactus Art
SB120 Locality: Los Pinos Mountains, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA. Photo by: Cactus Art
1618 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
SB 1709 Organ Mountains, Dona Ana County, New Mexico, USA. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

24517 valentino Valentino Vallicelli
SB357 El Paso County, Texas, USA. Juvenile spination. Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
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