Mammillaria tetrancistra Engelm.

, Amer. J. Sci. Arts ser. 2, 14: 337 (1852).
IPNI Identifier
American Journal of Science, and Arts. New Haven, CT
ser. 2, 14: 337
Family as entered in IPNI

Type Information

Collector Team
L.D.Benson 15716
Type Herbaria
neotype POM
Distribution Of Types
0.5 mi above mouth of Whitewater Canyon, San Bernardino Mountains, at edge of Colorado Desert, Riverside County (California, Southwestern U.S.A., Northern America)


Nomenclatural link
Phellosperma tetrancistra (Engelm.) Britton & Rose, Cactaceae (Britton & Rose) 4: 60, fig. 57, 58 (1923).
Nomenclatural link
Neomammillaria tetrancistra Fosberg, Bull. S. Calif. Acad. Sci. 30: 57 (1931).
Nomenclatural link
Neomammillaria tetrancistra (Engelm.) Fosberg
Nomenclatural link
Bartschella tetrancistra (Engelm.) Doweld, Sukkulenty 3(1-2): 38 (2000).
Same citation as
Mammillaria tetrancistra Engelm., Amer. J. Sci. Arts ser. 2, 14: 337, partim (1852).