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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico.

Native to:

Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest

Mammillaria rhodantha Link & Otto appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Hunt [8551], Mexico K000062984
K000250672
K000250673
Bourgeau [47], Mexico K000250877
K000250670
Cooper [377-99] K000250674
K000250671
Mammillaria mollendorffiana 22133.000 holotype
Mammillaria mollendorffiana 6982.000
Reppenhagen [1296], Mexico Mammillaria mundtii K000062967
Hunt [8644], Mexico Mammillaria rhodantha subsp. fera-rubra K000062976
Hunt [8504], Mexico Mammillaria aureiceps K000062912

First published in Icon. Pl. Select.: t. 26 (1822)

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.

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.
  • Villaseñor, J.L. (2016). Checklist of the native vascular plants of Mexico Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad 87: 559-902.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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