Huernia erinacea P. R. O. Bally in Fl. Pl. Africa 31: t. 1206 (1956).
Etymology: erinaceus (Lat.) - hedgehog
Distribution: Kenya (Marsabit, Mandera) close to Ethiopean border.
Distribution map of Huernia erinacea (my own records)
The plant was first discovered by Jan Bewington Gillet in Dandu in northern Kenya close to Ethiopean border in March 1952. Peter René Oscar Bally published it in (1956).