ARIZONA CACTACEAE AND INTERMOUNTAIN FLORA

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Exhibit Item 94

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Echinocereus mojavensis
Mojave kingcup cactus

Illustrator: © 2010 Karen Ann Gengle
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Arizona Cactaceae and Intermountain Flora

The spines are straight or more commonly curved, mostly uniformly pale gray with age, brown when young. Note the unique small blunt protuberances that can be seen on the enlarged spine.

Exhibit Item 95

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Echinocereus coccineus ssp. coccineus
Claret-cup cactus

Illustrator: © 2010 Karen Ann Gengle
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Arizona Cactaceae and Intermountain Flora

Echinocereus coccineus var. coccineus, found in the Sonoran Desert, is a subspecies of Echinocereus coccineus. It is identified by its narrower stems and thinner spines.