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M Mammillaria sphaerica A. Dietr. is an accepted name

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

The record derives from Tropicos (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 5106456) with original publication details: Allg. Gartenzeitung 21(12): 94 1853.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Mammillaria longimamma var. sphaerica (A. Dietr.) L.D. Benson Synonym L TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record tro-5106456.

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