Cactaceae Echinocactus sp.

Barrel Cactus

Mahuna - Other, Hunting & Fishing Item

Use documented by:
Romero, John Bruno, 1954, The Botanical Lore of the California Indians, New York. Vantage Press, Inc., page 47

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Scientific name: Echinocactus sp.
Common names: Barrel Cactus
Family: Cactaceae
Family (APG): Cactaceae
Native American Tribe: Mahuna
Use category: Other
Use sub-category: Hunting & Fishing Item
Notes: Thorns used as fishhooks for deep water fishing.

RECRD: 46818 id: 12875