Mammillaria microphylla ( )
Mammillaria microphylla (Harvey) Kuntze 1891
Published in: Kuntze, O. (1891). Revisio generum plantarum. Pars II. pp. 375-1011. Leipzig, London, Milano, New York, Paris: Arthur Felix, Dulau & Co., U. Hoepli, Gust. A. Schechert, Charles Klincksierck.
A type species for this genus does not appear to have been designated.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Chondracanthus harveyanus (Kützing) Guiry
Type locality: California [Monterey, Monterey Co., California, USA; fide Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 145] (Harvey 1833: 164). Type: November 1827; (Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 145). Notes: According to John Parnell, curator of the herbarium at TCD, thye type is not to be found there (Hughey & Hommersand 2008: 145).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), small-leaved, little-leaved (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 18 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 18 August 2006 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 July 2019.