Taxon: Blossfeldia liliputiana Werderm.

Genus: Blossfeldia
Family: Cactaceae
  Subfamily: Cactoideae
      Tribe: Notocacteae
Nomen number: 451100
Place of publication: Kakteenkunde 1937:162. 1937
Name Verified on: 04-Dec-2007 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 04-Dec-2007
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Southern South America: Argentina - Mendoza, - Catamarca, - Jujuy, - La Rioja, - Salta, - San Juan
    • Western South America: Bolivia - Chuquisaca, - Cochabamba, - Potosi, - Santa Cruz, - Tarija


  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  • Hunt, D. et al., eds. The new cactus lexicon. 2006 (Cact Lexicon)

Check other web resources for Blossfeldia liliputiana Werderm. :


  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image