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Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele

  • First description by Muehlenpfordt, Allg. Gartenz. 16:11 (1848)

  • Body: Plants flattened globose. Dividing dichotomously.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil:
  • Radial spine: 22 – 24 flattened and bristle-like radials.
  • Central spine:
  • Flower: Nearly pure white flowers.
  • Fruit:
  • Seed:
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature: -4? C.
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Altitude 1.000 – 2.200 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 103.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 417.
  • Synonymes:
    M. microthele

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Mammillaria Formosa/Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele (superfina) – Photo Pieter Colpaert.jpg


Mammillaria Formosa/Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele (syn. M. microthele) – ML 505 – Photo Michel Lacoste 2.jpg


Mammillaria Formosa/Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele (syn. M. microthele) – ML 505 – Photo Michel Lacoste 3.jpg


Mammillaria Formosa/Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele (syn. M. microthele) – ML 505 – Photo Michel Lacoste 4.jpg


Mammillaria Formosa/Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele (syn. M. microthele) – ML 505 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Formosa/Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele (syn. M. microthele) – ML 510 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Formosa/Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele (syn. M. microthele) – Photo Franck Martin.jpg


Mammillaria Formosa/Mammillaria formosa ssp microthele – Photo Norman Dennis.jpg


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