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Mammillaria nunezii


Common Name(s):
Synonym(s): Neomammillaria nunezii, Ebnerella nunezii, Neomammillaria solisii, Mammillaria solisii, Ebnerella solisii, Mammillaria bella, Mammillaria wuthenauiana, Mammillaria hubertmulleri, Mammillaria silvatica, Mammillaria supraflumen
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacan de Ocampo, Morelos - Mexico (North America)
Habit: Globose-Cylindrical
Flower: RedEncounterability: Common Worldwide
Original Description: The Cactaceae 4 p.120 - Britton & Rose (1920)
Globose to cylindric, 1.5 cm long, 6 to 8 cm in diameter; tubercles closely set, short, terete in section, setose in their axils; radial spines white, stiff, about 30, widely spreading; central spines 2 to 4, stout, 10 to 15 mm long, brown to nearly blackish at tips; fruit 2.5 cm long, clavate, white or tinged with pink; seeds small, brown.
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Mammillaria nunezii
M. nunezii
Picture taken at: Huntington Library and Gardens, San Marino, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman
Mammillaria nunezii
M. nunezii
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Mammillaria nunezii
M. nunezii
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Mammillaria nunezii
M. nunezii
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Mammillaria nunezii
M. nunezii
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel

Mammillaria nunezii subsp. bella


Common Name(s):
Synonym(s): Neomammillaria nunezii, Ebnerella nunezii, Neomammillaria solisii, Mammillaria solisii, Ebnerella solisii, Mammillaria bella, Mammillaria wuthenauiana, Mammillaria hubertmulleri, Mammillaria silvatica, Mammillaria supraflumen
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Guerrero - Mexico (North America)
Habit: Globose-Cylindrical
Flower: RedEncounterability: Common Worldwide
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Mammillaria nunezii
M. nunezii subsp. bella
Picture taken at: Mike Wisnev's Private Collection

Photographer: Mike Wisnev

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