Tamaulipas living rock cactus (Ariocarpus agavoides)

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Tamaulipas living rock cactus description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassMagnoliopsida
OrderCaryophyllales
FamilyCactaceae
GenusAriocarpus (1)

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Magueyito.
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Tamaulipas living rock cactus status

The Tamaulipas living rock cactus is classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1) and listed on Appendix I of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (August, 2013)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (February, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org
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Wild tamaulipas flower  
Wild tamaulipas flower

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Dr. Manuel Sotomayor

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