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Echinocereus angusticeps Clover
Rhodora 37: 79, pl. 327. 1935
Family: CACTACEAE

= Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps (Clover) W.T.Marshall
Cactaceae (Berlin) 119. 1941

Accepted Scientific Name: Echinocereus papillosus Linke ex Rümpler
Handb. Cacteenk. (ed. 2 - Rümpler) ed. 2, 783. 1885 Rümpler

Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps (Yellow Alicoche)
Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps (Yellow Alicoche)
(SB1787 Northwest Hidalgo County, Texas, USA ) Flowers are extremely attractive and pretty. Bright yellow, shining and silky 10-12 cm wide, with a red throat

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Echinocereus papillosus Linke ex Rümpler
Handb. Cacteenk. (ed. 2 - Rümpler) ed. 2, 783. 1885
Synonymy: 12
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Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Allicoche hedgehog cactus, Small papillosus, Yellow Alicoche

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Echinocereus papillosus group

  • Echinocereus papillosus Linke ex Rümpler: more or less cespitose with 2-12 stems 5- 30 cm long, 2-4 cm thick. Flowers bright yellow, 12 cm wide, with a red throat. Distribution: South Texas, USA.
  • Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps (Yellow Alicoche)Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps (Clover) W.T.Marshall: forms clusters of 12-50 stems. Stems 7-12 cm long, 2-3 cm thick. Flowers up to 10 cm greenish-yellow, with a paler red throat. Distribution: Texas (Hidalgo and Starr County) and Mexico (Tamaulipas and Nuevo Leon )
  • Echinocereus papillosus f. cristatus hort.: Crested form.

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Echinocereus angusticeps (Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps) Photo by: Andrea B.
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Echinocereus angusticeps (Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

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Echinocereus angusticeps (Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
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Echinocereus angusticeps (Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

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Echinocereus angusticeps (Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli

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Echinocereus angusticeps (Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli
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Echinocereus angusticeps (Echinocereus papillosus var. angusticeps) Photo by: Andrea B.

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