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Sclerocactus brevihamatus

Common Name(s): Tobusch Fishhook Cactus
Synonym(s): Echinocactus brevihamatus, Ancistrocactus brevihamatus, Pediocactus brevihamatus, Mammillaria tobuschii, Ancistrocactus tobuschii, Ferocactus tobuschii, Ancistrocactus brevihamatus tobuschii
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Texas - United States (North America)
Habit: Globose
Flower: Green, WhiteEncounterability: Extremely Rare
Species Notes: This species is listed in Appendix I of CITES.
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Sclerocactus brevihamatus
S. brevihamatus
Picture taken at: Mike Wisnev's Private Collection

Photographer: Mike Wisnev

Sclerocactus brevihamatus
S. brevihamatus
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel

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Sclerocactus brevihamatus
S. brevihamatus
Picture taken at: Habitat in Southwest Texas

Photographer: Ed Utley

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