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Micropuntia pygmaea


Common Name(s): Dwarf Cholla
Synonym(s): Opuntia pulchella, Corynopuntia pulchella, Micropuntia pulchella, Micropuntia pygmaea, Opuntia pygmaea, Grusonia pulchella
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Subfamily: Opuntioideae
Tribe:
Distribution: California (state), Nevada, Utah - (North America)
Habit: Ovoid
Flower: PinkEncounterability: Rare
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Micropuntia pygmaea
M. pygmaea
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Micropuntia pygmaea
M. pygmaea
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Micropuntia pygmaea
M. pygmaea
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Micropuntia pygmaea
M. pygmaea
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel

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