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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Oaxaca, Chiapas) to Nicaragua.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico Central, Mexico Southeast, Nicaragua

Mammillaria voburnensis Scheer appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hawkes [1738], Guatemala Mammillaria eichlamii K000250951
Reppenhagen, W. [1504], Oaxaca Mammillaria voburnensis var. quetzalcoatl K000063002 Unknown type material

First published in London J. Bot. 4: 136 (1845)

Accepted by

  • Hernández, H.M. & Gómez-Hinostrosa, C. (2015). Mapping the cacti of Mexico part II. Mammillaria Succulent Plant Research 9: 1-189.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Not accepted by

  • Hunt, D. (2016). CITES Cactaceae Checklist, ed. 3: 1-174. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Mammillaria karwinskiana.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Hernández, H.M. & Gómez-Hinostrosa, C. (2015). Mapping the cacti of Mexico part II. Mammillaria Succulent Plant Research 9: 1-189.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0