echinocactus

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Noun1.echinocactus - any cactus of the genus Echinocactusechinocactus - any cactus of the genus Echinocactus; strongly ribbed and very spiny; southwestern United States to Brazil
cactus - any succulent plant of the family Cactaceae native chiefly to arid regions of the New World and usually having spines
genus Echinocactus - globular or cylindrical cacti; southwestern United States to Brazil
hedgehog cactus - cactus of the genus Echinocactus having stout sharp spines
Echinocactus grusonii, golden barrel cactus - large cactus of east central Mexico having golden to pale yellow flowers and spines
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X X X X (12, 727, 933) Homalocephala texensis (Hopffer) Britton et Rose (203) Mammillaria candida Scheidw.
Ferocactus, Homalocephala, Mammillaria, Mammilloydia, Leptocladodia, Leuchtenber- Neolloydia.