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Mammillaria albilanata ssp tegelbergiana

  • First description by Gates ex Lindsay, Cact. Succ. J. (US) 38(6): 196 (1966) – as M. tegelbergiana

  • Body: Plants solitary stemmed, depressed-globose to subcylindric, to 7 cm tall, 6 cm wide.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil: At first with white wool.
  • Radial spine: 18 to 24, white, 2 to 4 mm long.
  • Central spine: 4 (sometimes 6), white to straw coloured, 3 to 7 mm long, with dark brown tips.
  • Flower: Purplish pink, 13 mm long, 5 mm wide. Stigmas yellow.
  • Fruit: Red.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe): April
  • Minimum temperature: -4° C.
  • Habitat Substrate: Crevices of limestone rock.
  • Geographic Distribution: Chiapas, Mexico. Altitude 700 to 2.200 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography: <br>John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 36.
  • Synonymes: <br>M. tegelbergiana

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Mammillaria Albilanata/Mammillaria albilanata ssp tegelbergiana (syn. M. tegelbergiana) – ML 372 – Photo Michel Lacoste 2.jpg


Mammillaria Albilanata/Mammillaria albilanata ssp tegelbergiana (syn. M. tegelbergiana) – ML 372 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Albilanata/Mammillaria albilanata ssp tegelbergiana – Photo Hugo de Cock.jpg


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