Mammillaria prolifera (Miller) Haw. [ Mammillaria pusilla var. texana Engelm.]
Engelmann, G., Plates to the Cactaceae of the Mexican boundary (1857-1859)
Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound.

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Mammillaria prolifera (Miller) Haw.

name cited:
Mammillaria pusilla var. texana Engelm.
name recognized:
Mammillaria prolifera (Miller) Haw.
name recognized (basionym):
Mammillaria pusilla DC.
drawing: P. Roetter
family: Cactaceae
subfamily: Cactoideae
tribe: Cacteae
epithet cited: pusillus,-a,-um

epithet recognized: proliferus,-a,-um

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homotypic synonyms:
Cactus proliferus var. mammillaris (Miller) Aiton; Cactus proliferus Miller; Neomammillaria prolifera (Miller) Britton & Rose;
heterotypic synonyms:
Mammillaria pusilla DC.;
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