Echinops (Echinops ellenbeckii)

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderAsterales
FamilyAsteraceae
GenusEchinops (1)

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List of endemic trees and shrubs of Ethiopia and Eritrea (2).

Information on Echinops ellenbeckii is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
arkive@wildscreen.org.uk

  1. ITIS, the Integrated Taxonomic Information System (March, 2010)
    http://www.itis.gov
  2. Vivero, J.L., Kelbessa, E. and Demissew, S. (2005) The Red List of endemic trees and shrubs of Ethiopia and Eritrea. Fauna & Flora International, Cambridge. Available at:
    http://www.globaltrees.org/resources.htm