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Photo ID: 6205 3041 0702 0045
Current Taxon: Mammillaria tetrancistra
Photographer: Brother Alfred Brousseau
Date of photo: 1979-03-30
Location: United States, CA, San Diego County, ANZA BORREGO
Photographer's ID: Mammillaria arizonica
Photo Submitted: 1996-10-01
Annotation: 1 annotation

Photo ©1995 Saint Mary's College of California

Annotation History

Date Name Action Plant Name Before Changes Plant Name Changed to
Annotation Notes
09/18/2005 Trent Draper  taxon changed Escobaria vivipara var. deserti (Pincussion Cactus) Mammillaria tetrancistra (Biznaga de Cuatro Ganchos, Common Fishhook Cactus, Corkseed Pincushion Cactus)
The central spine in this picture is hooked with more than 30 radial spines making this a Mammillaria tetrancistra. Escobaria spines are straight. 

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