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Mammillaria wagneriana

  • First description by Boedeker, Monatsschr. Deutsche Kakt.-Ges. 4: 199 (1932)

  • Body: Plants solitary. Stems flattened globose to depressed globose, dark green, to 15 cm (5.9 in) high and 20 cm (7.9 in)in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: With latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement: 13 – 21
  • Tubercule: Short pyramidal, quadrangular.
  • Axil: With dense wool but no bristles.
  • Radial spine: 9 – 10, whitish yellow with brown tips, unequal, upper 2 – 3 to 7 mm (0.3 in) long, lateral ones twice as longn lower ones three times as long.
  • Central spine: 2 – 4, variable, straight and 20 mm (0.8 in) long or twisted and 50 mm (2 in) long, reddish horn colour.
  • Flower: Dirty white with pale pink midveins and tips, to 15 mm (0.6 in) in diameter.
  • Fruit: Red.
  • Seed: Brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: Zacatecas, Jalisco, Aguascalientes, Mexico. Altitude 1.700 – 2.300 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 301.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 448.
  • Synonymes:
    M. antesbergeriana (?)

    M. crassa

    M. wagneriana var tortulospina

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Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana (syn. M. antesbergiana) – ML 585 – Photo Michel Lacoste 2.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana (syn. M. antesbergiana) – ML 585 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana (syn. M. antesbergiana) – ML 587 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana (syn. M. crassa) – Photo Hugo De Cock.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana – L1529 – MG941-7-98 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana – ML 314 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana – ML 588 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana – Photo Giuseppe Ruini.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana – Photo Josef Matousek.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana – Photo Norman Dennis 1.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana – Photo Norman Dennis 2.jpg


Mammillaria Wagneriana/Mammillaria wagneriana – Photo Norman Dennis 3.jpg


Maps Distribution/Mammillaria wagneriana (syn. M. antesbergiana ) – distribution map.jpg


Maps Distribution/Mammillaria wagneriana (syn. M. crassa ) – distribution map.jpg


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