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Taxon: Mammillaria formosa Galeotti ex Scheidw.

 
Genus: Mammillaria
Family: Cactaceae
Subfamily: Cactoideae
Tribe: Cacteae
Nomen number: 464976
Place of publication: Allg. Gartenzeitung 12:186. 1844
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Apr-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Apr-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental: ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Coahuila, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Tamaulipas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Aguascalientes, Guanajuato, Hidalgo, Queretaro]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Anderson, E. F. The cactus family. 2001 (Cact Fam)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Hunt, D. CITES Cactaceae checklist, ed. 2. 1999 (CITES Cact L ed2)
  4. Hunt, D. et al., eds. The new cactus lexicon. 2006 (Cact Lexicon)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Mammillaria formosa Galeotti ex Scheidw. :

  • 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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=464976. Accessed 21 November 2018.