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Mammillaria crucigera ssp tlalocii

  • First description by Reppenhagen, Gatt. Mamm. 120 (1987)

  • Body: Plants globose, later columnar, curving pipe-shaped, to 20 cm long, 5 to 7 cm wide, seldom clustering.
  • Roots:
  • Sap:
  • Tubercule arrangement:
  • Tubercule:
  • Axil: White-wooled.
  • Radial spine: 16 to 22, glassy white, 1 to 2 mm long, the longer sideways pointing.
  • Central spine: 2 – 4, glassy white with brown tips.
  • Flower: Carmine-pink, 12 to 14 mm long, 8 to 10 mm wide. Stigmas red.
  • Fruit: Carmine.
  • Seed: Small, brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Oaxacana, Mexico. Altitude 800 to 1.000 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 81.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 414.
  • Synonymes:
    M. tlalocii

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Mammillaria Crucigera/Mammillaria crucigera ssp tlalocii (syn. M. tlalocii) – ML 43 – Photo Michel Lacoste 2.jpg


Mammillaria Crucigera/Mammillaria crucigera ssp tlalocii (syn. M. tlalocii) – ML 43 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Crucigera/Mammillaria crucigera ssp tlalocii – FO229 – Photo Francesco Marzocca.jpg


Mammillaria Crucigera/Mammillaria crucigera ssp tlalocii – Photo Norman Dennis 2.jpg


Mammillaria Crucigera/Mammillaria crucigera ssp tlalocii – Photo Norman Dennis.jpg


Maps Distribution/Mammillaria crucigera ssp tlalocii – distribution map .gif