Mammillaria columbiana

Mammillaria columbiana


Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Cactaceae
Subfamilia: Cactoideae
Tribus: Cacteae
Genus: Mammillaria
Species: Mammillaria columbiana
Subspecies: M. c. subsp. yucatanensis


Mammillaria columbiana Salm-Dyck, 1850


  • Mammillaria bogotensis Werderm.
  • Mammillaria columbiana var. albescens J.N.Haage & Backeb. ex Repp.
  • Mammillaria columbiana var. bogotensis (Werderm.) Dugand
  • Mammillaria columbiana subsp. tamayonis (Killip ex Schnee) Lodé
  • Mammillaria hennisii Boed.
  • Mammillaria soehlemannii W.Haage & Backeb.
  • Mammillaria tamayonis Killip ex Schnee
  • Neomammillaria columbiana (Salm-Dyck) Y.Itô


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Northern South America
      • Colombia, Venezuela

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


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Additional referencesEdit

  • Hernández, H.M. & Gómez-Hinostrosa, C. (2015). Mapping the cacti of Mexico part II. Mammillaria Succulent Plant Research 9: 1-189.
  • Hokche, O., Berry, P.E. & Huber, O. (eds.) (2008). Nuevo Catálogo de la Flora Vascular de Venezuela: 1-859. Fundación Instituto Botánico de Venezuela.


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