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Copiapoa calderana subs. longistaminea (F.Ritter) N.P.Taylor
Cactaceae Consensus Init. 6: 15. 1998

Accepted Scientific Name: Copiapoa longistaminea F.Ritter
Taxon xii. 31 (1963).

Copiapoa calderana subs. longistaminea (Copiapoa longistaminea) Photo by: Valentino Vallicelli


See all synonyms of Copiapoa longistaminea
Accepted name in llifle Database:
Copiapoa longistaminea F.Ritter
Taxon xii. 31 (1963).
Synonymy: 7

Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Copiapoa de Adriana

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Copiapoa longistaminea group

  • Copiapoa longistaminea F.Ritter: forms dense cushions, with many heads covered with greyish wax and with orange wool at the apex. Distribution: Esmeralda.
  • Copiapoa tigrillensis Kníže: It is a local form with amber-brownish spines. It has been suggested that this plant might be a transitional form intermediate between Copiapoa longistaminea and Copiapoa columna-alba. Distribution: Quebrada Tigrillo.
  • Copiapoa uhligiana Kníže

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