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Astrophytum is a genus of cacti. Its species are also known as Star Cactus and occurr in Mexico and southern Texas, United States. The generic name is derived from the Greek words “astron”, meaning “star”, and “phyton)”, meaning “plant”.

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Astrophytum caput-medusae

Astrophytum caput-medusae is an unusual cactus with cylindrical and very reduced stem. The tubercles are cylindrical or occasionally triangular when…

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