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Key to Echinocereus

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(For a list of species in Echinocereus, use the above link.)

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1. Perianth ± purple to lavender, inner perianth parts generally acuminate to bristle-tipped; anthers yellow; spines glabrous, at least 1 central spine generally angular to flat ..... E. engelmannii

1' Perianth orange to red, inner perianth parts round to notched; anthers pink to purple; spines < 1 year old minutely puberulent especially near tip, all ± angular ..... E. mojavensis


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