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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record tro-50335378, and has not been changed.

M Mammillaria chionocephala J.A. Purpus is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Mammillaria (family Cactaceae).

The record derives from Tropicos which reports it as an accepted name (record 50335378) with original publication details: 1906.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Mammillaria caerulea R.T. Craig bis Synonym M TRO
Mammillaria formosa subsp. chionocephala (J.A. Purpus) D.R. Hunt Synonym L TRO
Mammillaria ritteriana Boed. Synonym M TRO
Mammillaria ritteriana var. quadricentralis R.T. Craig bis Synonym L TRO
Neomammillaria chiocephala (J.A. Purpus) Britton & Rose Synonym M TRO

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