By John M. Coulter
Contributions from the U.S. nationwide Herbarium, 1894.
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Radiosus) is distinguished from C. ) radial spines, usually more numerous (3 to 14) central spines in which the upper are more robust than the lower, porrect lower central, obtuse stigmas, and brown obovate straight seeds. 20135—No. 2——3 9 120 58. ). Mamillaria vivipara Engelm. Pl. Fendl. 49 (1849), not Haw. (1819). Mamillaria radiosa Engelm. Pl. Lindh. 196 (1850). Mamillaria vivipara radiosa texana Engelm. Syn. Cact. 269 (1856). 5 cm. high and about 5 cm. in diameter, simple or sparingly proliferous: tubercles terete, more or less grooved above, 8 to 12 mm.
Tetrancistrus (22). II. Tubercles with a more or less prominent groove. † * Central spines none. Radials whitish and rigid, oppressed (pectinate) and interwoven with adjacent clusters. † † Depressed-globose and simple. compactus (44). Globose and simple. radians (45), corniferus (47). Cespitose. pectenoides (46), sulcatus (49). Radials more slender and spreading. Radials 10 to 17. missouriensis (37), similis (38), macromeris (64). Radials 30 to 50, capillary. dasyacanthus (51). † * * Central spine solitary, not hooked.
Type unknown. Referred to Mexico in general, but reported definitely only from San Luis Potosi. ” Specimens examined: San Luis Potosi (Eschanzier of 1891): Mexico in general (specimens from Coll. Salm-Dyck in 1858; Schott of 1858): also specimens cultivated in Mo. Bot. Gard. in 1881; also growing in same garden in 1893. 3. Anhalonium furfuraceum (Watson). Mamillaria furfuracea Watson, Proc. Amer. Acad. xxv. 150 (1890). 5 to 3 cm. —Type, Pringle 2580 in Gray Herb. At Carneros Pass, Coahuila. Specimens examined: Coahuila (Pringle 2580 of 1889).
A Preliminary Revision of the North American Species of Cactus... by John M. Coulter