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Astrophytum myriostigma cv. Kikko

Astrophytum myriostigma cv. Kikko

Mammillaria crinita subs. duwei

Mammillaria crinita subs. duwei

Rebutia steinbachii f. cristata

Rebutia steinbachii f. cristata

Denmoza rhodacantha

Denmoza rhodacantha

Tephrocactus articulatus var. papyracanthus (tubercled type)

Tephrocactus articulatus var. papyracanthus (tubercled type)

Browningia hertlingiana

Browningia hertlingiana

Rebutia pulchella

Rebutia pulchella

Astrophytum hybrid CAP-SK (A. capricorne x A. asterias cv. Superkabuto)

Astrophytum hybrid CAP-SK (A. capricorne x A. asterias cv. Superkabuto)

Parodia buiningii

Parodia buiningii

Mammillaria microhelia

Mammillaria microhelia

The ENCYCLOPEDIA OF CACTI is a an internet resource for all impassioned of Cacti around the world. It aims to be a comprehensive encyclopaedia for all cacti species. (Comprising: monstruos, crested, variegated, albinos, chimaeras, spineless, caudiciforms, epiphytes, winter-hardy, trees, perennials)

The encyclopedia of Cacti provides the Accepted Latin name for most species, subspecies, variety, forms and cultivars, with links to all Synonyms by which that plants has been known. The encyclopedia is regularly updated with information.
Summary Statistics:
The encyclopedia of Cacti contains 1 plant families, 441 plant genera and includes 17590 scientific names and synonyms. 6810 taxa and cultivars have their individual description sheet, 2237 of which are accepted scientific names, 419 cultivars names and 14934 synonyms. The encyclopedia of Cacti is illustrated with 12217 plant photos.