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Mammillaria theresae  
forma cristata
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Immediately recognisable by its plumose spination. Very distinctive even without flowers.


Photo of conspecific taxa, varieties, forms and cultivars of
Mammillaria theresae:

Family: Cactaceae (Cactus Family)

Scientific Name: Mammillaria theresae  Cutak 1967
Published in: Cutak, Cact. Succ. J. (US) 39(6): 239 (1967)


forma cristata

Conservation status: Listed in CITES appendix 2.

Description: The crested form of M. theresae is particularly attractive and fascinating, really very beautiful. Some plants have both crested and polytomic stems.


 

 

 


 



 

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