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Ariocarpus retusus


Common Name(s): Living Rock Cactus, Seven Stars
Synonym(s): Anhalonium prismaticum, Anhalonium elongatum, Ariocarpus elongatus, Anhalonium areolosum, Anhalonium pulvilligerum, Ariocarpus fulvilligeris, Mammillaria furfuracea, Anhalonium furfuraceum, Ariocarpus furfuraceus, Anhalonium trigonum, Ariocarpus trigonus, Ariocarpus retusus, Ariocarpus confusus
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Coahuila de Zaragoza, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas - Mexico (North America)
Habit: Geophytic
Flower: White, YellowEncounterability: Common Worldwide
Species Notes: This species is listed in Appendix I of CITES.
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Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus
Picture taken at: 2005 Intercity Show, Los Angeles Arboretum

Photographer: Daiv Freeman

Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus
Picture taken at: Daiv Freeman's Private Collection

Photographer: Daiv Freeman

Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus
Picture taken at: 2005 Intercity Show, Los Angeles Arboretum

Photographer: Daiv Freeman

Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus
Picture taken at: Habitat in San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus
Picture taken at: Vladimir Basiuk's Private Collection

Photographer: Vladimir Basiuk
Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus
Picture taken at: Vladimir Basiuk's Private Collection

Photographer: Vladimir Basiuk
Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus
Picture taken at: Gerard Ardisson's Private Collection

Photographer: Gerard Ardisson

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Ariocarpus retusus subsp. trigonus


Common Name(s): Living Rock Cactus, Seven Stars
Synonym(s): Anhalonium prismaticum, Anhalonium elongatum, Ariocarpus elongatus, Anhalonium areolosum, Anhalonium pulvilligerum, Ariocarpus fulvilligeris, Mammillaria furfuracea, Anhalonium furfuraceum, Ariocarpus furfuraceus, Anhalonium trigonum, Ariocarpus trigonus, Ariocarpus retusus, Ariocarpus confusus
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Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Distribution: Nuevo Leon, Tamaulipas - Mexico (North America)
Habit: Geophytic
Flower: White, YellowEncounterability: Common Worldwide
Species Notes: This species is listed in Appendix I of CITES.
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Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus subsp. trigonus
Picture taken at: Larry Nichols Personal Collection, Westminster, CA

Photographer: Daiv Freeman

Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus subsp. trigonus
Picture taken at: Tamaulipas, Mexico

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus subsp. trigonus
Picture taken at: Tamaulipas, Mexico

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus subsp. trigonus
Picture taken at: Juergen Menzel's Private Collection

Photographer: Juergen Menzel
Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus subsp. trigonus
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus subsp. trigonus
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus subsp. trigonus
Picture taken at: Private Collection

Photographer: Joel Lode

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Ariocarpus retusus
A. retusus subsp. trigonus
Picture taken at: Private Collection -Baku city, Azerbaijan

Photographer: Ilham Alekperov

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