CPC Plant Profile: Pariette Cactus
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Pariette Cactus (Sclerocactus brevispinus)

Photo Credit: Red Butte Garden
Description
  • Global Rank: G1 - Critically Imperiled
  • Legal Status: Federally Threatened
  • Family: Cactaceae
  • State: UT
  • Nature Serve ID: 161086
  • Date Inducted in National Collection: 12/01/2021

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Nomenclature
Taxon Sclerocactus brevispinus
Authority K. D. Heil & J. M. Porter
Family Cactaceae
CPC Number 44462
ITIS 565503
USDA SCBR12
Common Names Parriette fishhook cactus | shortspine fishhook cactus | Parriette cactus
Associated Scientific Names Sclerocactus brevispinus | Sclerocactus wetlandicus var. ilseae | Sclerocactus whipplei var. ilseae
Distribution
State Rank
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Utah S1
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Ecological Relationships

Pollinators
Common Name Name in Text Association Type Source InteractionID
Bees
Sweat bees Agapostemon texanus Suspected Pollinator Floral Link
Sweat bees Halictus confusus Confirmed Pollinator Link
Sweat bees Lasioglossum Suspected Pollinator Floral Link

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