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Genus: Mammillaria Haw.

Family: Cactaceae subfamily Cactoideae tribe Cacteae
Genus number: 7221
Last updated: 21-Jan-2014
Comments:
  • conserved (nom. cons.)(Melbourne ICN Art. 14.10 & App. III) over the earlier homonym (Melbourne ICN Art. 53) Mammillaria Stackh., nom. rej.
  • also conserved against Cactus L., nom. rej.

List of Species Records in GRIN.


References for genus:

  • Anderson, E. F. 2001. The cactus family. (Cact Fam)
  • Butterworth, C. A. & R. S. Wallace. 2004. Phylogenetic studies of Mammillaria (Cactaceae) - insights from chloroplast sequence variation and hypothesis testing using the parametric bootstrap. Amer. J. Bot. 91:1086–1098.
More:
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Google Scholar

Synonyms (=), probable synonyms (=~), and possible synonyms (~) for genus:


Check other nomenclature databases for Mammillaria:

  • ING: Index Nominum Genericorum
  • NCU-3e: Names in Current Use for Extant Plant Genera

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Abbreviations & symbols in GRIN Taxonomy

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Cite as:
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/genus.pl?7221 (24 October 2014)

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