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Taxon: Mammillaria heyderi Muehlenpf.

 
Genus: Mammillaria
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 435303
Place of publication: Allg. Gartenzeitung 16:20. 1848
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 26-Feb-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 26-Feb-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • ball cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • cream cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • cream pincushion  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • flat cream pincushion  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Heyder's nipple cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • Heyder's pincushion  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • little nipple cactus  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • nipple cactus  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • pancake pincushion  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • small-spine cream pincushion  (Source: Cact Fam) - English
  • plattvårtkaktus  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Oklahoma (w.)]
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [New Mexico, Texas]
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua, Coahuila, Durango, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sonora, Tamaulipas, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Campeche, Jalisco, Quintana Roo, Yucatan]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  3. Britton, N. L. & J. N. Rose The Cactaceae, descriptions and illustrations of plants of the cactus family. (Cact Britton & Rose)
  4. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Mammillaria heyderi Muehlenpf. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=435303. Accessed 23 February 2019.