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Peniocereus striatus
gearstem cactus Cactus Family
Peniocereus striatus Cactaceae
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common name
  gearstem cactus
accepted scientific name
  Peniocereus striatus (Brandegee) Buxb.
rules for finding collection records
  Neoevansia striata (1)
  Peniocereus striatus (98)
  Wilcoxia diguetii (5)
family name
  Cactaceae
Image Author: ©2011 Dr. Jürgen Menzel
Image License: CC BY-NC
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Category: Shrubs
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color
Leaf: No obvious leaves
Plant Observed All Year
Endemic to the Sonoran Desert

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (90%)
Links to Plant Descriptions
Wikipedia
eFloras.org
SEINet (2)
USDA PLANTS profile
Links to Plant Photos
Cal Photos (9)
Az-Sonora Desert Museum (6)
Snowbirdpix (1)
base map where plant found

Desert
Rocky
Sand
Riparian
grid lines base