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Mammillaria elongata ssp echinaria

  • First description by De Candolle, Mem. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris 17:110 (1828)

  • Body: Thicker stems as the type, 3 cm or so in diameter.
  • Roots:
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  • Axil:
  • Radial spine: Much more prominent, porrect radial spines as the type.
  • Central spine: Presence of 2 or 3 central spines, yellow or reddish brown.
  • Flower:
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  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
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  • Habitat Substrate: Occuring more in open ground and on slopes.
  • Geographic Distribution: Queretaro and Hidalgo, Mexico. Altitude about 1.400 m.
  • Comments: In all other respects this subspecies is similar to the type.
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 95.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 416.
  • Synonymes:
    M. echinaria

    M. elongata var echinaria

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Mammillaria Elongata/Mammillaria elongata ssp echinaria – Photo Norman Dennis 2.jpg


Mammillaria Elongata/Mammillaria elongata ssp echinaria – Photo Norman Dennis.jpg


Mammillaria Elongata/Mammillaria elongata ssp echinaria – Photo Bert Hahnraths.jpg


Mammillaria Elongata/Mammillaria elongata ssp echinaria – SB555 – MG637-98 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


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