Haageocereus vulpes F Ritter 1981

Plants shrubby, branching basally with erect stems 1-2 m (3.3-6.6 ft) high. Stems 4.5-8 cm (1.8-3.1 in) in diameter. Ribs 13-16,5-8 mm (0.2-0.3 in) high. Areoles with brown wool, 4-6 mm (0.2 in) apart. Central spines about 20, stout, awl shaped, unequal, somewhat curved, 2-5 cm (0.8-2 in) long. Radial spines 30-40, needle- to hairlike, 0.7-1.2 cm (0.3-0.5 in) long. Flowers white, fragrant, to 9 cm (3.5 in) long. Fruits green, becoming reddish brown, 3-4.5 cm (1.21.8 in) in diameter. Distribution: Huaura, Lima, Peru.

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