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Mammillaria coahuilensis ssp albiarmata

  • First description by Boedeker, Jahrb. Deutsch. Kakt. Ges. 1: 67 (1935 – 1936)

  • Body: Plants solitary, strongly tuberculate basally. Stems flattened globose, blue-green, to 5 cm (2 in) high and in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: Without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Tubercules three-angled in cross section.
  • Axil: Sparsely woolly.
  • Radial spine: 20 – 25, white or creamy white tipped orange-pink, becoming yellowish brown.
  • Central spine: Absent.
  • Flower: Broad funnelform, white with pinkish midveins, up to 20 mm in diameter.
  • Fruit: Club shaped, red.
  • Seed: Dark brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Coahuila, Mexico. Altitude 1.000 to 1.230 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 73.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 411.
  • Synonymes:
    M. albiarmata

    M. coahuilensis var albiarmata

    M. coahuilensis var albiflora

    Porfiria schwartzii var albiflora

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