Astrophytum capricorne

Astrophytum capricorne (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Magnoliophyta
Classis: Magnoliopsida
Ordo: Caryophyllales
Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Cacteae
Genus: Astrophytum
Species: Astrophytum capricorne

Name

Astrophytum capricorne (A.Dietr.) Britton & Rose

References

* Cact. 3:184. 1922
* USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [1]

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Astrophytum capricorne also known as the Goat's horn cactus has more spines than most Astrophytum species.
Astrophytum capricorne in flower

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