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Frailea buenekeri subs. densispina Hofacker & K.Herm
Kakteen Sukk. 48(3): 61 (1997)
Family: CACTACEAE

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Accepted name in llifle Database:
Frailea buenekeri subs. densispina Hofacker & K.Herm
Kakteen Sukk. 48(3): 61 (1997)
Synonymy: 2 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Frailea buenekeri W.R.Abraham
Succulenta (Netherlands) 69(3): 64 (1990)
Synonymy: 4 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Frailea buenekeri subs. centrispina n.n.
provisional name

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Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Frailea buenekeri group

  • Frailea buenekeri W.R.Abraham: has stems less than 2 cm in height or diameter, 14-19 ribs and 8-11 spines. Flowers and fruits comparatively smaller. Distribution: West of Sao Gabriel near the town of Vila Nova do Sul.
  • Frailea buenekeri subs. centrispina n.n.: has a more dense cover of pure white spines, and a single white to yellowish-brown central spine, which is stronger than the radial. Distribution: east of the areal near the town of Santana da Boa Vista.
  • Frailea buenekeri subs. densispina Hofacker & K.Herm: has stems up to 6 cm tall and 4 cm in diameter, 19-23 ribs, and 10-14 spines. Flowers and fruits are much larger. Distribution: south and southwest of Sao Gabriel west of the town of Lavras do Sul and east of the small village of Ibaré.

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