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  • English
    • California barrel cactus
  • Scientific Names
    • Ferocactus cylindraceus
    • Ferocactus acanthodes
  • Spanish
    • Biznaga barril de Baja California

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Recent observations

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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reallifeecology

Date

November 30, 2016 08:21 AM PST

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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stevejones

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December 1, 2016 09:52 AM MST

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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varajuan

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November 28, 2016 09:56 AM MST

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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inkie

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November 26, 2016 02:51 PM PST

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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kcoxau79

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November 22, 2016 11:44 AM MST

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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larry-heronema

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November 18, 2016 11:13 AM PST

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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tapia8

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November 9, 2016 02:35 PM MST

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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swells

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November 4, 2016 01:59 PM HST

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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tiyumq

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June 12, 2016 07:21 PM PDT

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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eraskin

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October 28, 2016 03:48 PM EDT

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

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jaykeller

Date

September 16, 2016 10:58 AM PDT

Description

Steve Jones (@stevejones) was an excellent tour guide to @finatic and me at Brown's Ranch.

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California barrel cactus Ferocactus cylindraceus

Observer

hikingsandiego

Date

October 20, 2016 09:32 AM PDT

Description

creosote bush in foreground

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Description from Wikipedia

Ferocactus cylindraceus is a species of barrel cactus which is known by several common names, including California barrel cactus, Desert barrel cactus, and miner's compass. It was first described by George Engelmann in 1853.

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Conservation Summary

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