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Mammillaria goodridgei

  • First description by Scheer in Salm-Dyck, Cact. Hort. Dyck. 1849: 91 (1850)

  • Body: Plants occasionally clustering. Stems globose to short cylindrical, to 8 cm (3.1 in) high, 3 – 4 cm (1.2 – 1.6 in) in diameter.
  • Roots: Deep taproots.
  • Sap: Without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule: Tapering cylindrical, obtuse.
  • Axil: Naked.
  • Radial spine: 10 – 13, chalky white with dark tips, straight, spreading, 4 – 7 mm (to 0.3 in) long.
  • Central spine: 3 – 5, brown, to 6 mm (0.2 in) long, lower one usually hooked.
  • Flower: Funnelform, cream with purplish midveins, to 15 mm (0.6 in) long and in diameter.
  • Fruit: Club shaped, red, to 25 mm (1 in) long.
  • Seed: Black, smooth.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
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  • Geographic Distribution: Cedros and Guadalupe Islands, Baja California, Mexico.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 113.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 419.
  • Synonymes:
    M. goodrichii

    M. goodridgei var rectispina

    M. rectispina

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