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Sea Urchin Cactus
Astrophytum asterias00002
A. asterias cv.'Super Kabuto'
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
Division: Magnoliophyta
Class: Magnoliopsida
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Genus: Astrophytum
Lem.
Species: A. asterias
(Zucc.) Lem.
Binomial name
Astrophytum asterias

Astrophytum asterias is also classified as Echinocactus asterias. Common names used are Sea Urchin Cactus, Sand Dollar Cactus, and False Peyote.

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