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Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii

  • First description by Toumey ex Schumann, Gesamtb. Kakt. 545 (1898)

  • Body: Plants solitary. Stems depressed, short-cylindrical, about 5 cm in diameter.
  • Roots:
  • Sap: Without latex.
  • Tubercule arrangement: 5 – 8, also 8 – 13
  • Tubercule: Cylindrical.
  • Axil: Naked.
  • Radial spine: 14 – 16, thin, white, to 10 mm long.
  • Central spine: 1, hooked, stronger than the radials, brown, paler below.
  • Flower: Vivid purple, or white, to 35 mm long and 30 mm in diameter.
  • Fruit: Greenish or brownish, smaller as the type.
  • Seed: Black or blackish brown.
  • Flowering period in Cultivation (Europe):
  • Minimum temperature:
  • Habitat Substrate:
  • Geographic Distribution: New Mexico, Arizona, USA and Sonora, Chihuahua, Mexico. Altitude 1.200 – 2.300 m.
  • Comments:
  • Bibliography:
    John Pilbeam (1999) – Mammillaria The Cactus File Handbook – page 308.

    Edward F. Anderson (2001) – The Cactus Family – page 450.
  • Synonymes:
    M. meridiorosei

    M. wilcoxii

    M. wilcoxii var wolfii

    M. wrightii var wilcoxii

    M. wrightii var wolfii

Pictures

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Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii (syn M. wilcoxii) – ML 623 – Photo Michel Lacoste 1.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii (syn M. wilcoxii) – ML 623 – Photo Michel Lacoste 2.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii (syn M. wilcoxii) – ML 626 – Photo Michel Lacoste.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii (syn. M. meridiorosei) – Photo Stan Oome.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii (syn. M. meridiorosei) – SB668 – MG772-95 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii (syn. M. meridiorosei) – bud – Photo Stan Oome 1.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii (syn. M. wolfii) – L1042 – MG957-4-97 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii (syn. M.wolfii) – Photo Hugo De Cock.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii – DC531 – Photo Francesco Marzocca.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii – DH630-98 – Photo Aymeric de Barmon.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii – Photo Hugo De Cock.jpg


Mammillaria Wrightii/Mammillaria wrightii ssp wilcoxii – Photo Luc.jpg


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