Melocactus (Melocactus deinacanthus)

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyCactaceae
GenusMelocactus (1)

Melocactus deinacanthus is classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix I of CITES (2).

Information on Melocactus deinacanthus 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. IUCN Red List (August, 2013)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (August, 2013)
    http://www.cites.org