Mammillaria rhodantha Link & Otto

First published in Icon. Pl. Select.: t. 26 (1822)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Mexico. It is a succulent subshrub and grows primarly in the desert or dry shrubland biome(s).

Distribution

Native to:

Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Hernández, H.M. & Gómez-Hinostrosa, C. (2015). Mapping the cacti of Mexico part II. Mammillaria. Succulent Plant Research 9: 1-189.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hernández, H.M. & Gómez-Hinostrosa, C. (2015). Mapping the cacti of Mexico part II. Mammillaria. Succulent Plant Research 9: 1-189.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico. Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Hunt [8551], Mexico K000062984 No
K000250672 No
K000250673 No
Bourgeau [47], Mexico K000250877 No
K000250670 No
Cooper [377-99] K000250674 No
K000250671 No
Mammillaria mollendorffiana 22133.000 holotype No
Mammillaria mollendorffiana 6982.000 No
Reppenhagen [1296], Mexico Mammillaria mundtii K000062967 No
Hunt [8644], Mexico Mammillaria rhodantha subsp. fera-rubra K000062976 No
Hunt [8504], Mexico Mammillaria aureiceps K000062912 No

Sources

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2022. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0