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Astrophytum myriostigma


Common Name(s): Bishop's Cap, Bishop's Hat, Bishop's Miter Cactus
Synonym(s): Echinocactus myriostigma, Astrophytum prismaticum, Astrophytum columnare, Astrophytum coahuilense, Astrophytum tulense
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas - Mexico (North America)
Habit: Globose-Cylindrical
Flower: YellowEncounterability: Common Worldwide
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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Daiv Freeman's Private Collection

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Daiv Freeman's Private Collection

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Cal Cactus, Bonsall, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: 2005 Intercity Show, Los Angeles Arboretum

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Habitat in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Habitat in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Habitat in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Daiv Freeman's Private Collection

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Randal Fry’s Backyard Garden

Photographer: Randal Fry
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Randal Fry’s Backyard Garden

Photographer: Randal Fry
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Vladimir Basiuk's Private Collection

Photographer: Vladimir Basiuk
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Vladimir Basiuk's Private Collection

Photographer: Vladimir Basiuk
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Max Shkatrut's Private Collection

Photographer: Max Shkatrut
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Habitat in Mexico

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Gerard Ardisson's Private Collection

Photographer: Gerard Ardisson

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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Palmero's collection, Bordigherra, Italy

Photographer: Gerard Ardisson

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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Gerard Ardisson's Private Collection

Photographer: Gerard Ardisson

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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma
Picture taken at: Gerard Ardisson's Private Collection

Photographer: Gerard Ardisson

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Astrophytum myriostigma subsp. coahuilense


Common Name(s): Bishop's Cap, Bishop's Hat, Bishop's Miter Cactus
Synonym(s): Echinocactus myriostigma, Astrophytum prismaticum, Astrophytum columnare, Astrophytum coahuilense, Astrophytum tulense
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas - Mexico (North America)
Habit: Globose-Cylindrical
Flower: YellowEncounterability: Common Worldwide
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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma subsp. coahuilense
Picture taken at: Craig and Denise Fry's Personal Collection

Photographer: Craig Fry
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma subsp. coahuilense
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Astrophytum myriostigma var. nudum


Common Name(s): Bishop's Cap, Bishop's Hat, Bishop's Miter Cactus
Synonym(s): Echinocactus myriostigma, Astrophytum prismaticum, Astrophytum columnare, Astrophytum coahuilense, Astrophytum tulense
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas - Mexico (North America)
Habit: Globose-Cylindrical
Flower: YellowEncounterability: Common Worldwide
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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma var. nudum
Picture taken at: Craig and Denise Fry's Personal Collection

Photographer: Craig Fry

Astrophytum myriostigma var. columnare


Common Name(s): Bishop's Cap, Bishop's Hat, Bishop's Miter Cactus
Synonym(s): Echinocactus myriostigma, Astrophytum prismaticum, Astrophytum columnare, Astrophytum coahuilense, Astrophytum tulense
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Chihuahua, Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Zacatecas - Mexico (North America)
Habit: Globose-Cylindrical
Flower: YellowEncounterability: Unusual in Collections
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Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma var. columnare
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Astrophytum myriostigma
A. myriostigma var. columnare
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel

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