CNPS.ORG Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants - 7th edition interface
v7-16aug 8-7-16
Status: record echinocereus_engelmannii_var._howei - Sat, Aug. 27, 2016 12:50 ET c
Echinocereus engelmannii var. howei
common nameHowe's hedgehog cactus
CalPhotos image
more photos
Wolfgang Blum © 1989 Wolfgang Blum  Follow image link for photo data.
life form stem succulent
CA Rare Plant Rank
List 1B.1
LIST 1B: Rare, threatened, or endangered in California and elsewhere.
     0.1: Seriously endangered in California
state rank
S1      ranking system key
global rank
G5T1      ranking system key
Where did the "RED" code go?
CA state listingNone  
federal listingNone  
where found
(12/2) v7 maps currently unavailable - use link below for v8 details and maps

Topographic quads (2):
Bannock (173A) 3411487, Goffs (174A) 3411581
quad data info

Counties, states, regions:
San Bernardino (SBD)
counties map
CNDDB Quick Viewer
Web application for exploring the CNDDB elements reported at the quad level.
(broadband recommended)
A reminder: Species not recorded for a given area may nonetheless be present, especially where favorable conditions occur.
CNPS habitats•Mojavean desert scrub (MDScr)
blooming period Apr-May  
elevation range430 - 775 meters
Probably threatened by horticultural collecting. Not in The Jepson Manual. See Cactus and Succulent Journal 46:80 (1974) for original description.
full nameEchinocereus engelmannii (Parry) Ruempler var. howei L. Benson
Version 8    INVENTORY VERSION 8 - Details for this taxon, including GIS and other links

Additional information:
standard acronym  ECENH Element Code  PDCAC06035
CalFlora species this taxon    CalFlora genus related taxa
Jepson Online Jepson Interchange  Jepson Manual and other resources
Google search
search Google CNPS website    search Google entire web

Suggested citation: California Native Plant Society (CNPS). 2016. Inventory of Rare and Endangered Plants (online edition, v7-16aug). California Native Plant Society. Sacramento, CA. Accessed on Sat, Aug. 27, 2016 from

pick and add to Plant Pressexplain the meaning of the fieldsCNPS.ORGQuestions and CommentsHOMELOGIN (you are guest anonymous)   Web Oriented Database Home