Threatened, Endangered, and Proposed (TEP) Plant Profile

Echinocereus fendleri var. kuenzleri.
Echinocereus fendleri var. kuenzleri. Photo Reggie Fletcher, U.S. Forest Service.

Echinocereus fendleri var. kuenzleri habitat.
Kuenzler hedgehog cactus grows on gravelly limestone hilltops in open pinyon-juniper woodland on the Lincoln National Forest, New Mexico. The small white flags mark the locations of Kuenzler hedgehog cactus plants. Photo by U.S. Forest Service.

Echinocereus fendleri var. kuenzleri range map.
Echinocereus fendleri var. kuenzleri range map.

Echinocereus fendleri var. kuenzleri, Kuenzler hedgehog cactus

ESA Status

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Threats

  • Collection for horticulture
  • Livestock trampling
  • Fire

Conservation Status

National Forest and Grassland Occurrence

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