Mammillaria mazatlanensis is a small cactus that forms clusters of many greyish-green cylindrical stems with cone-shaped tubercles and…
Meaning: Of or from Mazatlan
Derivation: Compound of two words, "mazatlan" and the Latin suffix "-ensis," meaning "of or from a place." The word "cape" refers to the Mexican city of Mazatlán.
Whereas the generic name must be unique, there are often two or more genera with the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species for subspecies, varieties, forms, and cultivars.
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