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)
History: 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).