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Echinocereus mojavensis
Echinocereus mojavensis
Mojave Mound Cactus
Photographer: Glenn and Martha Vargas
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1073 3283 3182 0011 (2002-02-25)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Apr 1955
  • latitude 33.89796   longitude -115.87414   max error distance 57576 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks County is incorrect. Should be Riverside instead of Kern County.
  • location   Joshua Tree National Monument, Stubby Springs (Riverside County, California, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • synonyms Echinocereus triglochidiatus
  • notes   bloom
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 65615
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • name change notes   May 21, 2014: TJM1 name Echinocereus triglochidiatus changed to TJM2 name Echinocereus mojavensis . (University & Jepson Herbaria)

  • common names   Mojave Mound Cactus, Claretcup Hedgehog, Kingcup Cactus, Órgano-pequeño Copa de Vino (ITIS )
  • Look for Jepson Manual treatments, maps (University & Jepson Herbaria)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Dora Jakobsdottir    Jul 29, 2004

    Action: changed name from "Echinocactus sp." to "Echinocereus triglochidiatus "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Latin name for Mojave Mound Cactus."

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