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Mammillaria heyderi
little nipple cactus Cactus Family
Mammillaria heyderi Cactaceae
common names
  little nipple cactus
  Heyder's pincushion cactus
  Biznaga china
accepted scientific name
  Mammillaria heyderi Muehlenpf.
rules for finding collection records
  Mammillaria gaumeri (1)
  Mammillaria gummifera (16)
  Mammillaria hemisphaerica (2)
  Mammillaria heyderi (97)
  Mammillaria macdougalii (6)
  exclude Mammillaria gummifera meiacantha
  exclude Mammillaria heyderi meiacantha
  exclude Mammillaria heyderi meiacantha
family name
Image Author: ©2010 Kathy London, Western New Mexico University Department of Natural Sciences and the Dale A. Zimmerman Herbarium
Image License: They are free for you to use as you wish.
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Category: Cactus
Flowers: Many petals
Petal colors: color color color
Flower size is .75 to 1.5 inches
Plant Observed All Year

How Likely at this Location (12%)
Name Match (100%)
Plant Showiness (63%)
Links to Plant Photos
Wikimedia Commons (11)
Gila Wilderness (3)
Cal Photos (5)
New Mexico Flora (2)
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Native Plant Status
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