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Mammillaria dioica
Mammillaria dioica
Fishhook Cactus
Photographer: Len Blumin

ID: 0000 0000 0507 1739 (2007-05-26)

Copyright © 2007 Len Blumin

  • date of photo  Apr 1, 2005
  • latitude 33.07048   longitude -116.32234   max error distance 49567 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Anza Borrego State Park (San Diego County, California, US)
  • family Cactaceae
  • notes   Correct genus, but I'm not certain of the species. This plant alone is enough to make the trip to Anza Borrego a success. Not as common as the other cacti, and not large, but a real stunner.
  • camera   Nikon CoolPix 4500
  • photo category: Plant - annual/perennial

  • common names   Fishhook Cactus (Photographer )
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Michael Frankis    Jun 28, 2007

    Action: changed name from "Mammillaria dioca" to "Mammillaria dioica "

    Reviewer's comments:

    Using this photo   The thumbnail photo (128x192 pixels) on this page may be freely used for personal or academic purposes without prior permission under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law as long as the photo is clearly credited with © 2007 Len Blumin. For other uses, or if you have questions, contact Len Blumin


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