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Coryphantha clava (Pfeiff.) Lem.
Cactées Cact. 34.

Accepted Scientific Name: Coryphantha octacantha (DC.) Britton & Rose
Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 4: 30. 1923 [24 Dec 1923] Britton & Rose

Coryphantha clava Photo by: Agócs György
Field number RS 1189 (Collector Roman Staník) Santa Rita, Rio Verde, San Luis Potosi, Mexico


See all synonyms of Coryphantha octacantha
Accepted name in llifle Database:
Coryphantha octacantha (DC.) Britton & Rose
Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 4: 30. 1923 [24 Dec 1923]
Synonymy: 49

Subspecies, varieties, forms and cultivars of plants belonging to the Coryphantha octacantha group

  • Coryphantha clava (Pfeiff.) Lem.: has club-shaped, deep green body and white and yellow spines. Plants solitary or branching basally (same as Coryphantha octacantha).
  • Coryphantha octacantha (DC.) Britton & Rose: Distribution: Mexico. (Aguascalientes, Guanajauto, Hidalgo, and Querétaro, also it rarely occurs in the states of San Luis Potosí and in Tamaulipas.)

24149 agocs Agócs György
Field number IDD 10/99 (Collector Igor D. Dráb) To the right, behind canal, on ledges, Ixmiquilpán to Rio Moctezuma to Zimapán. Photo by: Agócs György
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